Legislative Update – August 20th, 2021

In this legislative update, Nathan explains some of the recent developments in California’s vaccine mandates, including their newly imposed mandatory vaccination for public and private school teachers alike. He also discusses some of the issues surrounding parents being told they are not allowed to withdraw their children from public schools, as well as how FPM and the CDE are responding.

For information on mask requirements in schools, visit https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/K-12-Guidance-2021-22-School-Year.aspx

For information on the mandatory teacher vaccinations, visit https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Order-of-the-State-Public-Health-Officer-Vaccine-Verification-for-Workers-in-Schools.aspx

For the CDE’s instructions on withdrawing students from public school, visit https://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/ps/psaleaguidance2021.asp or visit https://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/ps/leaguidance.asp

Legislative Update – March 9th, 2021

In this legislative update, Nathan gives a summary of the current flow of legislation through the California Legislature. He also gives an explanation of SB 29, and how it will affect elections for the 2021 year, including the possible recall of the Governor. Next, Nathan explains the implications of the Senate’s suspension of a particular Constitutional section in order to pass legislation more quickly during this legislative session. For a clip of the discussion and vote concerning the suspension of the specific section of the CA Constitution, visit https://youtu.be/ZgzX8RbI80o