Senator Tom Umberg

Tom Umberg

Governor Gavin Newsom signed the California Environmental Quality Act exemption: supportive and transitional housing: motel conversion bill (SB 450) into law. Authored by State Senator Tom Umberg, SB 450 instates an avenue to increase capacity for supportive and transitional housing while the State and cities work to alleviate the housing …continue reading

Tom Umberg

Senate Bill 505 (SB 505) authored by Senator Tom Umberg (D – Santa Ana) was signed into law by California Governor Gavin Newsom. The bill, sponsored by California Secretary of State Alex Padilla updates the filing requirements for Presidential candidates seeking to compete in California’s primary election. The law will …continue reading

Tom Umberg

The California State Senate stood in bi-partisan support of an effort to discourage the Trump Administration from any reinterpretation of the 2008 United States-Vietnam Repatriation Agreement. Senator Tom Umberg (D-Santa Ana) presented Assembly Joint Resolution 1, authored by Assemblymember Tom Daly (D-Anaheim) and with principal coauthor Assemblymember Tyler Diep (R-Westminster), …continue reading