Governmental Affairs

Contact Info

Office of Governmental Affairs (OGA)
770 L Street, Suite 1240
Sacramento, California 95814-3368

Tel: 916-323-3121 

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News & Information

2014 State of the Judiciary
On Monday, March 17, 2014, Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye delivered her third State of the Judiciary address in a joint session of the California Legislature. Access coverage of the address including video, photos, and text of the address on the Chief’s web page

Individual court Budget Impact Snapshots highlight the results of several years of reductions to the judicial branch budget. Please see updated snapshots for 2014.

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Court-Related Legislation

Search for active court-related legislation, view positions the Judicial Council has taken on legislation, or consult annual summaries of new laws that affect the court or are of general interest to the court community.


Liaison & Outreach Activities

Learn about governmental affairs liaison and outreach programs:

  • Day on the Bench
  • Liaison Program
  • Bench-Bar Coalition
  • Judicial Administration Fellowship Program

    Calendar Items

    June 15, 2014: Budget must be passed by midnight
    July 3, 2014: Summer recess begins, if Budget has passed
    Aug 4, 2014: Legislature reconvenes
    Aug 31, 2014: Last day to pass bills; Legislature adjourns.

    View today's legislative calendar: Assembly | Senate

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