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Daly Bill Combatting Distracted Driving Headed to Governor’s Desk

Sacramento – State legislators approved a bill by Assemblymember Tom Daly (D – Anaheim) increasing penalties for distracted driving.  Assembly Bill (AB) 47 requires the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) to assess a point on a driver’s license, under certain circumstances, if they are convicted of a violation for operating a handheld wireless or communication device while driving.

Daly Bill Updating Definition of "Beer" in California Signed by Governor

Sacramento – Governor Gavin Newsom recently signed legislation by Assemblymember Tom Daly (D – Anaheim) updating the definition of beer in California. As a result, “beer” will now be defined in state law to include things such as honey, fruit juice, herbs, spices and other food materials as adjuncts in fermentation.