Welcome to the Senate Standing Committee on Elections and Constitutional Amendments

DURING THESE UNPRECEDENTED TIMES, WE ARE STILL AVAILABLE TO ASSIST YOU.

 

To protect public health and slow the transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the State Capitol is closed to the public.  However, we are working remotely to continue to serve you. 

  • We are receiving office phone calls and responding to all email communication during the business hours of 9:00am to 5:00pm Monday through Friday, excluding holidays. 

 

  • We will continue to receive position letters on all legislation via the advocacy portal, fax, email and mail.

 

  • We will continue to keep our website up to date as best we can on the status of our bill hearings.

 

  • Author’s Amendments to bills in our committee will be accepted and processed during the recess. Please contact our office for details to this process.

 

We thank you for your patience and understanding during these times.

 

 

Elections and Constitutional Amendments Committee meet on the 1st, 3rd, and 5th Tuesday of the month at 9:30 am in Room 112.

JURISDICTION: Bills relating to Elections, Reapportionment and proposals to amend the California Constitution.

 
For information on how to submit a position letter please see the directions below:

Advocacy Quick Reference Guide

Submit Position Letter

 

Members:

                                         Senator Thomas J. Umberg                                                                     Senator Jim Nielsen
                                       Senator Thomas J. Umberg (Chair) (D)                                         Senator Jim Nielsen (Vice Chair) (R)
 
 
 
       Senator Robert M. Hertzberg                                         Senator Connie M. Leyva                                            Senator Henry I. Stern
    Senator Robert M. Hertzberg (D)                       Senator Connie M. Leyva (D)                              Senator Henry I. Stern (D)

 

 

Current Membership:

4 Democrats
1 Republican

Committee Address

Staff