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Workplace Violence Prevention for California Employers – Free White Paper Available
By California Chamber of Commerce

Effective July 1, 2024, California employers covered by general industry workplace violence prevention requirements enacted through Senate Bill 553 have a number of new obligations. READ MORE 

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Registration and Titling Program Business Customer Section
By Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD)

Information Bulletin (IB) 2024-03 supersedes IB 2021-01 and provides notice that the California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) is consolidating all Registration and Titling (R&T) Business Customer Section pilot program operations under an improved organizational business structure as of April 1, 2024.

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Capitol Update
By Chris Wysocki

With Test Run Budget Passed, Real Negotiations Have Begun

Last week was the Constitutional deadline for the Legislature to pass a budget. However this budget will not be signed by the Governor in order to close a $45 billion deficit. To address the budget crisis, the Governor and Democrats in the Legislature are crafting language to raise taxes on businesses while also borrowing from special funds — including education funding mandated under the voter-approved Proposition 98.

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Capitol Update
By Chris Wysocki

With House of Origin Deadline Passed, Legislature Tackles State Budget Crisis

The House of Origin deadline was last Friday, and roughly 35% of the 2,159 bills introduced this year died — a dramatic increase from historical norms. Many of the bills that were killed would have had a significant effect on the state budget deficit, which is estimated to be $44.9 billion this year, despite early budget actions that were taken to reduce the deficit by approximately $7 billion.

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Capitol Update
By Chris Wysocki

Committees Continue – Bills Passing and Being Amended

Legislators have been consumed this week with hundreds of bills being heard in committee — amended and voted upon.

WMA provided testimony on six separate bills this week. We opposed three, supported two, and were neutral on another. The list of bills and a description of them can be found below.

Assembly Bill 2539 (Connolly, D-San Rafael)

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California Paid Sick Leave: Frequently Asked Questions
By Department of Industrial Relations, State of California

As of January 1, 2024, employers must generally provide 5 days or 40 hours of paid sick leave to their employees in California. The Labor Commissioner has updated the paid sick leave poster. All employers should post the new poster. An employer previously providing less than 5 days or 40 hours of paid sick leave per year will need to provide employees a new copy notice.

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Fair Housing Plan to Assess Fair Housing Choice Topic-Specific Listening Sessions
HCD invites you to attend topic-specific listening sessions on fair housing in California

HCD is updating California’s fair housing plan, also known as the Analysis of Impediments (AI) to fair housing choice (background information included below). HCD is hosting topic-specific listening sessions.

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Cal OES Storm Season Safety
By Department of Housing and Community Development

HCD is coordinating with the Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) to share information with HCD stakeholders regarding the statewide storm impacts anticipated between January 31, 2024, through February 6, 2024. Click here to learn more: Cal OES Storm Season Safety 

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2024 WMA Convention & Expo
The M Resort Spa Casino, Henderson, NV

Welcome to the 2024 WMA Convention & Expo!

To all of you who attended the 2023 WMA Convention & Expo, I want to personally thank you for attending and making it a success. Your presence and engagement with the speakers at the seminars helped to educate everyone in attendance, which lays the groundwork for updating and advancing the mobilehome park industry. This interaction helps to keep our industry current, and it helps all of us map out our future as an industry. We could not have done it without you!

The M Resort
12300 Las Vegas Blvd S
Henderson, NV 89044
(916) 288-4034 Regina Sánchez
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