Tag Archive for AD-65

Quirk-Silva Authors Law to Protect Veterans’ Health

  (SACRAMENTO) – Today, during Mental Health Awareness Week, Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Orange County) announces that Assembly Bill 974 (AB 974) was signed into law, by Governor Jerry Brown. AB 974 will require all counties to submit an annual report to the legislature on Mental Health Services Act spending on clinical services provided to veterans.…

QUIRK-SILVA CALLS ON PRES. TRUMP TO APOLOGIZE TO THE AMERICAN PEOPLE

   FULLERTON, CA— Today 65th District Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva released the following statement regarding President Donald Trump’s continued statements that seem to support anti-American groups like the Ku Klux Klan and neo-Nazis: “It seems every day that President Donald Trump drags the political discourse in this country (and with it the esteem of the presidency)…

Quirk-Silva Bill to Protect California Homeowners Becomes Law

(SACRAMENTO) –Assembly Bill 690 (AB 690) by Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Orange County) was signed into law, by Governor Jerry Brown. AB 690 requires Home Owner Associations (HOAs) to deliver, within the annual budget report, an itemized estimate of fees that may be charged by a professional management company for documents necessary to facilitate a real…

Assemblywoman Quirk-Silva Opposes Cap and Trade Bill

  (SACRAMENTO) – Today, Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Orange County), made the following statement after voting in opposition to the cap and trade bill; Assembly Bill 398 (AB 398).    “This is not the time to raise taxes on the working people, nor is it the time to force more regulations on our economy. The middle…

Quirk-Silva Bill to Protect California Jobs Becomes Law

(SACRAMENTO) –Assembly Bill 1727 (AB 1727) by Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Orange County) was signed into law, by governor Edmund Gerald Brown Jr. AB 1727 reformed the Government Code related to Foreign Trade Zones and the California Foreign Investment Program. Foreign Trade Zones are areas within the state where goods may be imported more easily.  “International…

Quirk-Silva Funds Orange County Veteran Cemetery

From the desk of Sharon Quirk-Silva in AD-65, this announcement: SACRAMENTO – Prior to the start of Memorial Day weekend, Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Fullerton) made the following statement on the inclusion of a $30 million allocation of funds in the 2017 California State Budget Report for an Orange County Veterans Cemetery. “This is a fitting…

Quirk-Silva Calls for UC President Napolitano’s Resignation

  (Sacramento, CA) – Orange County Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva, a member of the Assembly Committee on Higher Education, today became the first legislator to call on University of California President Janet Napolitano to resign her post, citing a lack of confidence in Napolitano’s leadership. “The leaders of our state university systems are duty-bound to maintain…