Tag: 2019 Job Killers

5 Job Killer Bills Still Active as Legislature Departs for Summer Break

Five job killer bills that will significantly increase costs for California businesses continued to move through the legislative process as lawmakers headed home for...

Bills Targeting Packaging Ignore Costs, Lack of Recycling Infrastructure

Identical job killer bills that will substantially disrupt the state’s economy by placing an overly broad, unrealistic source reduction, recyclability and compostable mandate on...

Opposition Stops Some Job Killers; Others Amended

Opposition from the California Chamber of Commerce and allied groups has stopped a number of job killer bills in recent weeks while amendments have...

Job Killer Update: CalChamber Identifies Three Additional Bills

SACRAMENTO, CA — The California Chamber of Commerce today added three more bills to its Job Killer list. The new additions to the list are: AB...

Job Killers Held in Legislative Fiscal Committees

Strong opposition from the California Chamber of Commerce and its pro-jobs allies prevented four job killer bills from advancing beyond legislative fiscal committees yesterday. The...

12 Job Killer Bills Await Action by Legislative Fiscal Committees

The fate of 12 bills identified by the California Chamber of Commerce as job killers depends on decisions today by fiscal committees in the...

Amendments Put Balance in Former Job Killer Bill

Legislation that began as a targeted mandate increasing transportation costs has been amended at the urging of the California Chamber of Commerce and its...

Sweetened Beverage Bill Tabled, Workers’ Comp Bill Falls Short

Two more job killer bills failed to advance this week in the face of strong concern about their negative impacts. • The author of AB 138...

Job Killer Update: CalChamber Identifies Four Additional Bills

The California Chamber of Commerce yesterday added four more bills to its Job Killer list, bringing the total number of bills to 28. The new...

Job Killer Update: CalChamber Identifies Four Additional Bills

SACRAMENTO, CA — The California Chamber of Commerce today added four more bills to its Job Killer list, bringing the total number of bills...

Cosmetic Ban Bill Shelved After Getting Job Killer Tag

An Assembly policy committee this week postponed action on a cosmetic product ban identified by the California Chamber of Commerce as a job killer. The...

Legislative Update: Numerous Job Killers Set for Hearings This Week

Several California Chamber of Commerce-opposed Job Killer bills are set for policy committee hearings this week. CalChamber is urging businesses to contact their legislators...

CalChamber Releases 2019 Job Killer List

The California Chamber of Commerce yesterday released its annual Job Killer list, which includes 24 bills that would harm California’s economic growth and job...

CalChamber Tags SB 1 as Job Killer; Bill Dealing with Environmental Standards Would Create...

The California Chamber of Commerce today announced the second job killer of 2019 — SB 1 (Atkins; D-San Diego). The bill would give broad and...

CalChamber Tags SB 1 as Job Killer; Bill Dealing with Environmental Standards Would Create...

SACRAMENTO, CA — The California Chamber of Commerce today announced the second job killer of 2019 — SB 1 (Atkins). The bill would give...

CalChamber Identifies AB 51 as Job Killer; Full List to Come

SACRAMENTO, CA — The California Chamber of Commerce today announced its first identified job killer of 2019 -- AB 51 (Gonzalez; D-San Diego). The bill,...

CalChamber Identifies AB 51 as Job Killer; Full List to Come

The California Chamber of Commerce today announced its first identified job killer of 2019 -- AB 51 (Gonzalez; D-San Diego). The bill, which is scheduled...