BOMA CAL 2018 PRIORITY BILLS

PRIORITY BILLS IN THE LEGISLATURE

We are currently following more than 500 pieces of legislation that has a potential impact on your business. Below is long list of bills that we are working on and our position on the measures. To read the statutory language and see analysis, you can click on the bill number. Any feedback and/or analysis that you may have is welcome!

Last week we shared a long list of Assembly bills. This week is a list of the bills that were introduced in the Senate:

BOMA/GLA WEIGHS IN ON SEISMIC SAFETY BILLS

Two bills have been introduced in the California state assembly, sponsored by structural engineer groups that propose to increase the minimum building code standards for construction. Traditionally the minimum standard in the code protect “life safety” – meaning building are meant to withstand an Earthquake without loss of life but may not necessary be able to be occupied immediately after an event.