Committees

Thurmond Committees 2015 - 2016

Chair, Labor and Employment
Primary jurisdictions are wages, hours, employment discrimination, Cal-OSHA, employment development, and public job programs.

Member, Education
Primary jurisdictions are education generally, certificated employees of schools, school finance, and school facilities. The committee office is located in the Legislative Office Building, 1020 N Street, Room 159 and phone number is (916) 319-2087.

Member, Health
Primary jurisdictions are health care, health insurance, Medi-Cal and other public health care programs, mental health licensing of health and health-related professionals, and long-term health care facilities. The Health Committee is located in Room 6005 and the phone number is (916) 319-2097.

Member, Human Services
Committee jurisdiction includes child welfare services, foster care, child care, adoption assistance, CalWORKs, CalFresh, developmental disability services, In-home Supportive Services (IHSS), community care licensing, adult protective services, and SSI/SSP. The Human Services Committee is located in the Legislative Office Building, 1020 N Street, Room 124 and the phone number is (916) 319-2089.

Member, Labor and Employment
Primary jurisdictions are discrimination, unemployment, Cal-OSHA, employment development, and public job programs. The Committee on Labor and Employment is located in the Legislative Office Building, 1020 N Street, Room 155 and the phone number is (916) 319-2091.

Member, Water, Parks, and Wildlife
Primary jurisdictions are water resources, flood management, fish and game, parks and recreation, and wildlife.

Select Committees

Select Committee on Civic Engagement

Select Committee on Expanding Access to California’s Natural Resources

Select Committee on Homelessness

Select Committee on Improving Bay Area Transportation Systems

Select Committee on Mental and Behavioral Health and Proposition 63 Implementation

Select Committee on Regional Planning in the San Francisco Bay Area

Select Committee on the Status of Boys and Men of Color

Select Committee on the Status of Girls and Women of Color