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California State Assembly and Senate adjourn for a month

According to the posted schedule, the California State Assembly and State Senate have adjourned until April 13 in response to COVID-19.

Details from the Sacramento Bee:

Lawmakers Monday night voted unanimously to recess from March 20 until April 13, though that date is subject to change.

The decision concluded a tense day at the Capitol during which the Senate and Assembly each gathered for about seven hours to pass a relief package that sends $1.1 billion in support to hospitals, facilities, local governments and schools to mitigate the spread of the virus called COVID-19.