Elected: 2013
Re-Election: 2018
In Office: Yes
Benjamin Hueso  -  (D) California
State Senator - California Senate District 40
State Capitol
1303 Tenth Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
  • Phone: (916) 651-4040
  • Fax: (916) 651-4940
State District
333 H Street
Chula Vista, CA 91910
  • Phone: (619) 409-7690
  • Fax: (619) 409-7688
Bill Bill Name Summary
SB15 Postsecondary education: financial aid: Graduation An act to amend Sections 69432 and 69437 of, and to add Article 24 (commencing with Section 70045) to Chapter 2 of Part 42 of Division 5 of Title 3 of, the Education Code, relating to postsecondary education.
SCR32 Autism Awareness Month. Relative to Autism Awareness Month.
SB317 The Safe Neighborhood Parks, Rivers, and Coastal An act to add Chapter 14 (commencing with Section 5880) to Division 5 of the Public Resources Code, relating to financing a safe neighborhood parks, rivers, and coastal protection program, by providing the funds necessary ...
SCR40 Better Hearing and Speech Month. Relative to Better Hearing and Speech Month.
SCR47 National Military Appreciation Month. Relative to National Military Appreciation Month.
SCR6 Santa Fe, Argentina: sister state relationship. Relative to a sister state relationship with Santa Fe, Argentina.
SCR24 Lieutenant Colonel James C. Warren Memorial Interchange. Relative to the Lieutenant Colonel James C. Warren Memorial Interchange.
SB538 Naturopathic doctors. An act to amend Sections 3640 and 3640.5 of the Business and Professions Code, relating to naturopathic doctors.
SBX21 Developmental services: funding. An act to amend Sections 4648.4, 4652.5, 4681.3, 4681.6, 4688.21, 4689.8, 4691.9, and 4860, and to add Sections 4681.2, 4690.7, 4795, and 4796 to, the Welfare and Institutions Code, relating to developmental services.
SB208 Integrated regional water management plans: grants: advanced payment. An act to add and repeal Chapter 7 (commencing with Section 10551) of Part 2.2 of Division 6 of the Water Code, relating to water.
SB4 Health care coverage: immigration status. An act to amend Section 14007.8 of the Welfare and Institutions Code, relating to health care coverage.
SCR98 California's community-based developmental services system: 50th anniver... Relative to developmental services.
SCA8 Counties: board of supervisors: redistricting. A resolution to propose to the people of the State of California an amendment to the Constitution of the State, by amending Sections 1 and 4 of, and adding Section 4.5 to, Article XI thereof, relating to counties.
SB3 Minimum wage: in-home supportive services: paid sick days. An act to amend Sections 245.5, 246, and 1182.12 of the Labor Code, relating to labor.
SB1063 Conditions of employment: wage differential: race or ethnicity. An act to amend Sections 1197.5 and 1199.5 of the Labor Code, relating to employment.
AB226 Retail food safety: fishermen's markets. An act to amend Sections 113779, 113789, 113839, 113984, and 114266 of, to add Sections 113729.5, 113780, and 113794.3 to, and to add Chapter 12.7 (commencing with Section 114378) to Part 7 of Division 104 of, the Health a...
AB2470 Municipal water districts: water service: Indian tribes. An act to add Section 71611.5 to the Water Code, relating to water.
ABX21 Developmental services: Medi-Cal: funding. An act to amend Sections 4519.5, 4639.5, 4652.5, 4689.8, 4690.5, 4691.6, 4691.9, and 4860 of, and to add Sections 4519.8, 4691.10, 4691.11, 4870, 14105.075, and 14105.195 to, the Welfare and Institutions Code, relating to ...
AB2170 Trade Corridors Improvement Fund: federal funds. An act to amend Sections 2192 and 2192.2 of the Streets and Highways Code, relating to transportation.
AB1972 Veterans: state park passes. An act to amend Section 5011.5 of the Public Resources Code, relating to veterans.
AB2768 Income and corporation taxes: credit: donation of food. An act to add and repeal Sections 17053.90 and 23690 of the Revenue and Taxation Code, relating to taxation, to take effect immediately, tax levy.
AB278 Municipal elections. An act to amend Sections 34872, 34884, and 34886 of, to repeal Sections 34876 and 34877 of, and to repeal and add Sections 34874 and 34875 of, the Government Code, relating to elections.
AB182 California Voting Rights Act of 2001. An act to add the heading of Article 1 (commencing with Section 14025) and the heading of Article 2 (commencing with Section 14027) to, and to add Article 3 (commencing with Section 14040) to, Chapter 1.5 of Division 14 of...
ACR63 Tony Gwynn Memorial Freeway. Relative to the Tony Gwynn Memorial Freeway.
AB33 Electrical corporations: procurement plans. An act to add Section 454.53 to the Public Utilities Code, relating to electricity.
AB171 Department of Veterans Affairs: veterans' services. An act to repeal and add Section 972.1 of the Military and Veterans Code, relating to veterans.
AB1051 Human trafficking. An act to amend Section 186.22 of the Penal Code, relating to human trafficking.
ACR31 California Agriculture Day. Relative to California Agriculture Day.
AB1317 Public postsecondary education: executive officer compensation. An act to add Article 2 (commencing with Section 92010) to Chapter 1 of Part 57 of Division 9 of Title 3 of, the Education Code, relating to public postsecondary education.
AB184 Small Business Technical Assistance Act of 2015. An act to amend Section 13997.6 of, and to add Chapter 7 (commencing with Section 63100) to Division 1 of Title 6.7 of, the Government Code, relating to economic development.
SB805 Natural resources. An act to amend Sections 205.1, 714, 1050.8, 1053.5, 1055.1, 1056, 1059, 1764, 3050, 7149.2, 7149.3, 7150, 7860, 12002.2.1, 12153, and 13005 of, and to repeal Sections 1053, 1055, 1055.4, 1055.5, 1060, 1070, 3682, 3700, 65...
SR22 Relative to California Earth Day Relative to California Earth Day
SB577 Securities: qualification: exemptions. An act to amend Sections 25100 and 25102 of the Corporations Code, relating to securities.
SB509 Plastic products: labeling. An act to amend Sections 42356 and 42357 of the Public Resources Code, relating to solid waste.
SB351 Corporations. An act to amend Sections 173, 305, 307, 312, 313, 416, 703, 1102, 5039.5, 5213, 7213, 9213, 12228.5, 12320, 12331, and 12353 of, and to add Section 156.6 to, the Corporations Code, relating to corporations.
SCR48 Geothermal Awareness Month and Geothermal Awareness Day. Relative to geothermal awareness.
SR35 Relative to Immigrant Heritage Month Relative to Immigrant Heritage Month
SB415 Voter participation. An act to add Chapter 1.7 (commencing with Section 14050) to Division 14 of the Elections Code, relating to elections.
SB631 Public Utilities Commission: fees. An act to amend Section 1904 of, and to repeal Section 1906 of, the Public Utilities Code, relating to the Public Utilities Commission.
SB273 State real property: surplus. An act relating to state real property, making an appropriation therefor, and declaring the urgency thereof, to take effect immediately.
SB797 Government finance. An act to amend Section 16430 of the Government Code, to repeal Title 4.5 (commencing with Section 4400), and Title 4.6 (commencing with Section 4450) of Part 3 of, to repeal Chapter 12 (commencing with Section 7100) and C...
SB481 Local government: auditors: independence. An act to amend Section 1236 of the Government Code, relating to local government.
AJR19 Military service. Relative to military service.
SB189 Clean Energy and Low-Carbon Economic and Jobs Growth An act to add Section 12893.5 to the Government Code, relating to clean energy development.
SB385 Primary drinking water standards: hexavalent chromium: compliance plan. An act to add and repeal Section 116431 of the Health and Safety Code, relating to drinking water, and declaring the urgency thereof, to take effect immediately.
SJR13 Voting: apportionment. Relative to voting.
SB328 Landlords: notice of pesticide use. An act to add Section 1940.8.5 to the Civil Code, relating to rental property.
SCR78 Veterans: Team AMVETS. Relative to veterans.
SB539 Public property: names: Confederate States of America. An act to amend the heading of Chapter 2.9 (commencing with Section 8195) of Division 1 of Title 2 of, and to add Section 8197 to, the Government Code, relating to public property.
SR46 Relative to Farmworker Appreciation Day Relative to Farmworker Appreciation Day
SR50 Relative to California-Mexico relations Relative to California-Mexico relations
SR49 Relative to California-Mexico relations Relative to California-Mexico relations
SB660 Public Utilities Commission. An act to amend Sections 308, 309.6, 1701.1, 1701.2, 1701.3, 1701.4, and 1701.5 of, and to add Sections 305.5, 307.5, 1701.6, 1701.7, and 1701.8 to, the Public Utilities Code, relating to the Public Utilities Commission.
SR39 Relative to immigration Relative to immigration
SB249 Vehicles: enhanced driver's license. An act to add Chapter 8 (commencing with Section 15400) to Division 6 of the Vehicle Code, relating to vehicles.
SB18 Public Utilities Commission: outside counsel. An act to add Section 307.1 to the Public Utilities Code, relating to the Public Utilities Commission.
SB796 Alcoholic beverages: licenses: advertising: contests and sweepstakes. An act to amend Sections 25502.2, 25503.28, 25600.1, and 25600.2 of, and to add Section 23405.4 to, the Business and Professions Code, relating to alcoholic beverages.
ACR15 California Holocaust Memorial Week. Relative to California Holocaust Memorial Week.
SB287 Automated external defibrillators (AEDs). An act to add Chapter 3 (commencing with Section 19300) to Part 3 of Division 13 of the Health and Safety Code, relating to automated external defibrillators.
SB193 The state militia. An act to amend Sections 102 and 451 of the Military and Veterans Code, relating to the state militia.
SB798 Natural resources. An act to amend Section 338 of the Code of Civil Procedure, to amend Sections 205.1, 714, 1050.8, 1053.5, 1055.1, 1056, 1059, 1764, 3050, 7149.2, 7149.3, 7150, 7860, 12002.2.1, 12153, and 13005 of, and to repeal Sections 1...
SB374 Local agency design-build projects: transit districts. An act to amend Sections 20209.14 and 22161 of the Public Contract Code, relating to local public contracts.
AB1390 Groundwater: comprehensive adjudication. An act to add Chapter 7 (commencing with Section 830) to Title 10 of Part 2 of the Code of Civil Procedure, relating to groundwater.
SB745 Telecommunications: universal service: California An act to amend Sections 281 and 914.7 of the Public Utilities Code, relating to telecommunications.
SB215 Public Utilities Commission. An act to amend Sections 309.6, 1701.1, 1701.2, 1701.3, 1701.4, and 1701.5 of, and to add Sections 1701.6, 1701.7, and 1701.8 to, the Public Utilities Code, relating to the Public Utilities Commission.
SB448 Sex offenders: Internet identifiers. An act to amend Sections 290.012, 290.014, 290.024, and 290.45 of, and to amend and repeal Section 290.015 of, the Penal Code, relating to sex offenders, and declaring the urgency thereof, to take effect immediately.
SB603 Defendant: acting as his or her own attorney (in pro per). An act to add Section 686.3 to the Penal Code, relating to criminal proceedings.
SB984 Pilot Program for Increased Access to Responsible Small An act to amend Sections 22365, 22370, 22377, and 22380 of, to amend the heading of Article 3.6 (commencing with Section 22365) of Chapter 2 of Division 9 of, and to repeal Section 22381 of, the Financial Code, relating to...
SB1341 Parole An act to amend Section 3041.5 of the Penal Code, relating to parole.
SR60 Relative to California Aerospace Days Relative to California Aerospace Days
SB1061 California Conservation Corps: county and city conservation corps traini... An act to amend Section 14350 of the Public Resources Code, relating to the California Conservation Corps.
SB1055 Payphone Service Providers Committee. An act to amend Section 270 of, and to repeal Section 279 of, the Public Utilities Code, relating to telecommunications.
SB1231 Charter-party carriers of passengers: consumer protection. An act relating to transportation.
SB1216 Income taxes: credits: qualified employees. An act to add and repeal Sections 17053.75 and 23675 of the Revenue and Taxation Code, relating to taxation, to take effect immediately, tax levy.
SB1207 Energy: conservation: financial assistance. An act to amend Section 25421 of the Public Resources Code, relating to energy, and making an appropriation therefor.
SJR22 Calexico West Land Port of Entry project: funding. Relative to Calexico West Land Port of Entry project.
SR68 Relative to National Problem Gambling Awareness Month Relative to National Problem Gambling Awareness Month
SB1074 Energy: Federal Trust Fund. An act to amend Section 25463 of the Public Resources Code, relating to energy, and making an appropriation therefor.
SB1035 Transportation network companies. An act to amend Sections 5387, 5417.5, and 5436 of, and to add Sections 5431.3, 5436.3, 5445, 5446, and 5447 to, the Public Utilities Code, and to amend Section 14602.9 of the Vehicle Code, relating to transportation.
SB1473 Natural resources. An act to amend Sections 200, 460, 1053.5, 2076.5, and 7120 of, to amend the heading of Chapter 2 (commencing with Section 200) of Division 1 of, to amend the heading of Article 1 (commencing with Section 200) of Chapter 2...
SB726 Corporate securities: unlawful conduct. An act to add Section 25401.2 to the Corporations Code, relating to corporate securities.
SB303 Controlled substances: destruction of seized marijuana. An act to amend Section 11479 of the Health and Safety Code, relating to controlled substances.
SB1176 Small Business Procurement and Contract Act: business size. An act to amend Sections 14837 and 14838 of the Government Code, relating to public contracts.
SB1475 State warrants: records. An act to amend Section 17071 of the Government Code, relating to state government.
SB1399 Department of Motor Vehicles: license plate alternatives pilot program. An act to amend Section 4853 of the Vehicle Code, relating to vehicles.
AB2719 Workforce development: out-of-school youth. An act to amend Sections 14005, 14013, 14200, 14206, 14221, 14230, and 14510 of the Unemployment Insurance Code, relating to workforce development.
SB1212 "2-1-1" information and referral network. An act relating to telecommunications.
SB1145 Language arts: reading: diagnostic tools and plans. An act to add Chapter 15.5 (commencing with Section 53008) to Part 28 of Division 4 of Title 2 of the Education Code, relating to language arts.
SB1041 Energy: electric and gas rates: public elementary and secondary schools. An act to add Section 749.5 to, and to add Part 3 (commencing with Section 9525) to Division 4.8 of, the Public Utilities Code, relating to energy.
ACR146 Civil rights: Roberto Alvarez v. Board of Trustees of the Lemon Grove Sc... Relative to commemorating the 85th anniversary of Roberto Alvarez v. Board of Trustees of the Lemon Grove School District.
SB957 Health care districts: design-build process. An act to amend Section 32132.5 of the Health and Safety Code, relating to health care districts.
SB693 Public contracts: skilled and trained workforce. An act to amend Sections 17250.25 and 17407.5 of the Education Code, and to amend Sections 20119.1, 20119.3, and 20155.4 of, to repeal Section 20155.2 of, and to add Chapter 2.9 (commencing with Section 2600) to Part 1 of ...
SB1138 Space Day. An act to add Section 6726 to the Government Code, relating to Space Day.
SB899 Gender discrimination. An act to amend Section 51.6 of the Civil Code, relating to civil rights.
Bill Number Motion Vote Date Vote
AB120 Assembly 3rd Reading AB120 Committee On BUDGET (Ting) By Leno 4/28/2016 Yea
AB120 Assembly 3rd Reading AB120 Committee On BUDGET (Ting) By Leno 4/28/2016 Yea
SB1015 Senate 3rd Reading SB1015 Leyva 4/28/2016 Yea
SB1105 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1105 Mendoza 4/28/2016 Yea
SB1120 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1120 Wolk 4/28/2016 Yea
SB1165 Senate 3rd Reading SB1165 Cannella 4/28/2016 Yea
SB1180 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1180 Jackson 4/28/2016 Yea
SB1209 Senate 3rd Reading SB1209 Morrell 4/28/2016 Yea
SB1330 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1330 Galgiani 4/28/2016 Yea
SB1470 Senate 3rd Reading SB1470 Wieckowski 4/28/2016 Yea
SB1473 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1473 Committee On N.R. & W. (Pavley) 4/28/2016 Yea
SB1474 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1474 Committee On PUB. S. (Hancock) 4/28/2016 Yea
SB930 Consent Calendar 2nd SB930 Gaines 4/28/2016 Yea
SCR132 Senate 3rd Reading SCR132 Galgiani 4/28/2016 Yea
SJR22 Senate 3rd Reading SJR22 Hueso 4/28/2016 Yea
SJR23 Senate 3rd Reading SJR23 Bates 4/28/2016 Yea
ACR147 Assembly 3rd Reading ACR147 Dodd 4/25/2016 Yea
SB269 Unfinished Business SB269 Roth Urgency Clause Concurr 4/25/2016 Yea
SB867 Senate 3rd Reading SB867 Roth 4/25/2016 Yea
SB867 Senate 3rd Reading SB867 Roth 4/25/2016 Yea
SB867 Senate 3rd Reading SB867 Roth Reconsider 4/25/2016 Yea
SB927 Senate 3rd Reading SB927 Anderson Urgency Clause 4/25/2016 Yea
SB966 Senate 3rd Reading SB966 Mitchell Reconsider 4/25/2016 Yea
SB966 Senate 3rd Reading SB966 Mitchell 4/25/2016 Other
SCR123 Senate 3rd Reading SCR123 Jackson 4/25/2016 Yea
SCR124 Senate 3rd Reading SCR124 Fuller 4/25/2016 Yea
SCR129 Senate 3rd Reading SCR129 Leyva 4/25/2016 Yea
SR65 Senate 3rd Reading SR65 Moorlach 4/25/2016 Yea
SB1027 Senate 3rd Reading SB1027 Nielsen 4/21/2016 Yea
SB1054 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1054 Pavley 4/21/2016 Yea
SB1087 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1087 Anderson 4/21/2016 Yea
SB1162 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1162 Berryhill 4/21/2016 Yea
SB1178 Senate 3rd Reading SB1178 Vidak Urgency Clause 4/21/2016 Yea
SB1229 Senate 3rd Reading SB1229 Jackson 4/21/2016 Yea
SB1242 Senate 3rd Reading SB1242 Lara 4/21/2016 Yea
SB1273 Senate 3rd Reading SB1273 Moorlach 4/21/2016 Yea
SB1324 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1324 Hancock 4/21/2016 Yea
SB1352 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1352 Committee On P.E. & R. (Pan) 4/21/2016 Yea
SB1477 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1477 Committee On HEALTH (Hernandez) 4/21/2016 Yea
SB909 Consent Calendar 2nd SB909 Beall 4/21/2016 Yea
SB936 Consent Calendar 2nd SB936 Hertzberg 4/21/2016 Yea
SB952 Senate 3rd Reading SB952 Anderson 4/21/2016 Yea
SB954 Senate 3rd Reading SB954 Hertzberg Reconsider 4/21/2016 Yea
SB954 Senate 3rd Reading SB954 Hertzberg 4/21/2016 Yea
SB954 Senate 3rd Reading SB954 Hertzberg 4/21/2016 Yea
SB974 Consent Calendar 2nd SB974 Committee On GOV. & F.(Hertzberg) 4/21/2016 Yea
SCR114 Senate 3rd Reading SCR114 Fuller 4/21/2016 Yea
SCR131 Senate 3rd Reading SCR131 Beall 4/21/2016 Yea
SB1150 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Judiciary 4/20/2016 Yea
AB1530 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 4/19/2016 Yea
SB1041 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/19/2016 Yea
SB1049 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/19/2016 Yea
SB1055 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/19/2016 Yea
SB1112 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/19/2016 Yea
SB1122 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/19/2016 Yea
SB1212 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/19/2016 Yea
SB1222 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/19/2016 Yea
SB1298 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/19/2016 Yea
SB1299 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/19/2016 Yea
SB1393 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/19/2016 Yea
SB1414 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/19/2016 Yea
SB812 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/19/2016 Yea
SB886 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/19/2016 Yea
SB888 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/19/2016 Yea
SJR23 Be adopted 4/19/2016 Yea
AJR34 W/O REF. TO FILE AJR34 Achadjian By De Le 4/18/2016 Yea
SB1062 Senate 3rd Reading SB1062 Lara 4/18/2016 Yea
SB1082 Senate 3rd Reading SB1082 McGuire Motions 4/18/2016 Yea
SB1371 Senate 3rd Reading SB1371 Galgiani 4/18/2016 Yea
SB819 Senate 3rd Reading SB819 Huff 4/18/2016 Yea
SB93 Unfinished Business SB93 De Le 4/18/2016 Yea
SB939 Senate 3rd Reading SB939 Monning 4/18/2016 Yea
ACR129 Assembly 3rd Reading ACR129 Kim By Nguyen 4/14/2016 Yea
ACR133 Assembly 3rd Reading ACR133 Chang By Leyva 4/14/2016 Yea
ACR141 Assembly 3rd Reading ACR141 Wood By Nielsen 4/14/2016 Yea
SB1005 Senate 3rd Reading SB1005 Jackson 4/14/2016 Yea
SB1089 Senate 3rd Reading SB1089 Pavley 4/14/2016 Yea
SB1128 Senate 3rd Reading SB1128 Glazer 4/14/2016 Yea
SB1133 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1133 Wolk 4/14/2016 Yea
SB1172 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1172 Hancock 4/14/2016 Yea
SB1211 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1211 Huff 4/14/2016 Yea
SB1315 Senate 3rd Reading SB1315 Bates 4/14/2016 Yea
SB1431 Senate 3rd Reading SB1431 Morrell 4/14/2016 Yea
SB826 Senate 3rd Reading SB826 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB827 Senate 3rd Reading SB827 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB828 Senate 3rd Reading SB828 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB829 Senate 3rd Reading SB829 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB830 Senate 3rd Reading SB830 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB831 Senate 3rd Reading SB831 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB832 Senate 3rd Reading SB832 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB833 Senate 3rd Reading SB833 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB834 Senate 3rd Reading SB834 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB835 Senate 3rd Reading SB835 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB836 Senate 3rd Reading SB836 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB837 Senate 3rd Reading SB837 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB838 Senate 3rd Reading SB838 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB839 Senate 3rd Reading SB839 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB840 Senate 3rd Reading SB840 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB841 Senate 3rd Reading SB841 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB842 Senate 3rd Reading SB842 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB843 Senate 3rd Reading SB843 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB844 Senate 3rd Reading SB844 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB845 Senate 3rd Reading SB845 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB846 Senate 3rd Reading SB846 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB847 Senate 3rd Reading SB847 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB848 Senate 3rd Reading SB848 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB849 Senate 3rd Reading SB849 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB850 Senate 3rd Reading SB850 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB851 Senate 3rd Reading SB851 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB852 Senate 3rd Reading SB852 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB853 Senate 3rd Reading SB853 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB854 Senate 3rd Reading SB854 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB855 Senate 3rd Reading SB855 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB856 Senate 3rd Reading SB856 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB857 Senate 3rd Reading SB857 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB858 Senate 3rd Reading SB858 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB859 Senate 3rd Reading SB859 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB860 Senate 3rd Reading SB860 Committee On B. & F.R. (Leno) 4/14/2016 Yea
SB869 Senate 3rd Reading SB869 Hill 4/14/2016 Yea
SB906 Senate 3rd Reading SB906 Beall 4/14/2016 Yea
SB975 Consent Calendar 2nd SB975 Committee On GOV. & F. (Hertzberg) 4/14/2016 Yea
SCR107 Senate 3rd Reading SCR107 Lara 4/14/2016 Yea
SR70 Senate 3rd Reading SR70 Allen 4/14/2016 Yea
SB1012 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1020 Do pass as amended 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1026 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1032 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1059 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1105 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1114 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1118 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1119 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1120 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1138 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Governance and Finance 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1140 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Rules 4/12/2016 Other
SB1140 Set, first hearing. Failed passage in Committee. Reconsideration granted 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1151 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1155 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1176 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1180 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Education 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1183 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Governance and Finance 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1188 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1190 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Nay
SB1219 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1227 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1240 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1285 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1287 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1313 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1317 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Governance and Finance 4/12/2016 Other
SB1333 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1340 Do pass 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1347 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1363 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1374 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1385 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1396 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Other
SB1426 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1442 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Judiciary 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1458 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Governance and Finance 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1463 Do pass as amended, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1465 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1473 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 4/12/2016 Yea
SB1475 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 4/12/2016 Yea
SB866 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB905 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 4/12/2016 Yea
SB919 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/12/2016 Yea
SB980 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Judiciary 4/12/2016 Yea
SR69 Be adopted and be placed on the Consent Calendar 4/12/2016 Yea
ACR114 Assembly 3rd Reading ACR114 Gallagher By Moorlach Reconsider 4/11/2016 Yea
ACR114 Assembly 3rd Reading ACR114 Gallagher By Moorlach 4/11/2016 Yea
ACR114 Assembly 3rd Reading ACR114 Gallagher By Moorlach 4/11/2016 Yea
SB1284 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1284 Hernandez 4/11/2016 Yea
SB1452 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1452 Wieckowski 4/11/2016 Yea
SB914 Senate 3rd Reading SB914 Mendoza 4/11/2016 Yea
SCR121 Senate 3rd Reading SCR121 Wieckowski 4/11/2016 Yea
SR71 Senate 3rd Reading SR71 Berryhill 4/11/2016 Yea
AB118 Assembly 2nd Reading AB118 Santiago By De Le 4/7/2016 Yea
SB1011 Senate 3rd Reading SB1011 Mendoza 4/7/2016 Yea
SB1038 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1038 Allen 4/7/2016 Yea
SB1123 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1123 Leyva 4/7/2016 Yea
SB1130 Senate 3rd Reading SB1130 Wieckowski 4/7/2016 Yea
SB1171 Consent Calendar 2nd SB1171 Committee On JUD. (Jackson) 4/7/2016 Yea
SB872 Senate 3rd Reading SB872 Hall 4/7/2016 Yea
SB971 Consent Calendar 2nd SB971 Committee On GOV. & F.(Hertzberg) 4/7/2016 Yea
SB972 Consent Calendar 2nd SB972 Committee On GOV. & F.(Hertzberg) 4/7/2016 Yea
SB973 Consent Calendar 2nd SB973 Committee On GOV. & F.(Hertzberg) 4/7/2016 Yea
SCR115 Senate 3rd Reading SCR115 Liu 4/7/2016 Yea
SCR122 Senate 3rd Reading SCR122 Beall 4/7/2016 Yea
SJR20 Senate 3rd Reading SJR20 Hall 4/7/2016 Yea
SB1290 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/6/2016 Yea
SB1371 Do pass 4/6/2016 Yea
SB984 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Judiciary 4/6/2016 Yea
SB1028 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/5/2016 Yea
SB1035 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Rules 4/5/2016 Yea
SB1043 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 4/5/2016 Yea
SB1153 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 4/5/2016 Yea
SB1250 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 4/5/2016 Yea
SB1301 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 4/5/2016 Yea
SB1441 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 4/5/2016 Yea
SB1453 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 4/5/2016 Yea
SB1463 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Natural Resources and Water 4/5/2016 Yea
SB919 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Natural Resources and Water 4/5/2016 Yea
SCR116 Senate 3rd Reading SCR116 Mendoza 4/4/2016 Yea
SCR116 Senate 3rd Reading SCR116 Mendoza 4/4/2016 Yea
AB1142 Assembly 3rd Reading AB1142 Gray By Pavley 3/31/2016 Yea
SB209 Unfinished Business SB209 Pavley Concurrence 3/31/2016 Yea
SB3 Unfinished Business (S upplemental File 1)SB3 Len o, et al. Con 3/31/2016 Yea
SCR118 Senate 3rd Reading SCR118 Glazer 3/31/2016 Yea
SCR120 Senate 3rd Reading SCR120 Hill 3/31/2016 Yea
SR57 Senate 3rd Reading SR57 Nielsen 3/31/2016 Other
SB1017 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Judiciary 3/29/2016 Yea
SB1062 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 3/29/2016 Yea
SB1081 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 3/29/2016 Yea
SB1083 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 3/29/2016 Yea
SB1083 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 3/29/2016 Yea
SB1089 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 3/29/2016 Yea
SB1111 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 3/29/2016 Yea
SB1133 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 3/29/2016 Yea
SB1136 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 3/29/2016 Yea
SB1172 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 3/29/2016 Yea
SB1207 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 3/29/2016 Yea
SB1213 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 3/29/2016 Yea
SB1227 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Veterans Affairs 3/29/2016 Yea
SB1262 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Governance and Finance 3/29/2016 Yea
SB1294 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 3/29/2016 Yea
SB814 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Judiciary 3/29/2016 Yea
SB887 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 3/29/2016 Yea
SB900 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 3/29/2016 Yea
SB968 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 3/29/2016 Yea
SB995 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 3/29/2016 Yea
SCR112 Senate 3rd Reading SCR112 Fuller 3/28/2016 Yea
SR62 Senate 3rd Reading SR62 McGuire 3/28/2016 Yea
SCR110 Senate 3rd Reading SCR110 Mendoza 3/17/2016 Yea
SR68 Senate 3rd Reading SR68 Berryhill 3/17/2016 Yea
ACR126 Assembly 3rd Reading ACR126 Ting By Monning 3/14/2016 Yea
ACR132 Assembly 3rd Reading ACR132 Atkins By Jackson 3/14/2016 Yea
SCR105 Unfinished Business (S upplemental File 1)SCR 105 Men doza Con 3/14/2016 Yea
SCR98 Senate 3rd Reading SCR98 Beall 3/14/2016 Yea
SR63 Senate 3rd Reading SR63 Roth 3/14/2016 Yea
SR64 Senate 3rd Reading SR64 Jackson 3/14/2016 Yea
AB847 Assembly 3rd Reading AB847 Mullin By Beall Urgency Claus 3/10/2016 Yea
ABX210 Assembly 3rd Reading AB10 Bloom By McGuire 3/10/2016 Yea
ABX211 Assembly 3rd Reading AB11 Nazarian By Beall 3/10/2016 Yea
ABX27 Assembly 3rd Reading AB7 Mark Stone By Monning 3/10/2016 Yea
ABX29 Assembly 3rd Reading AB9 Thurmond By Liu 3/10/2016 Yea
ACR119 Assembly 3rd Reading ACR119 Chiu By Pan 3/10/2016 Yea
SBX25 Unfinished Business SB5 Leno Concurrence 3/10/2016 Yea
SBX27 Unfinished Business SB7 Hernandez Concurrence 3/10/2016 Yea
SCR99 Unfinished Business SCR99 McGuire Concurrence 3/10/2016 Yea
Role Committee
Detail Chairman Senate Committee on Energy, Utilities and Communications
Detail Chairman Senate Select Committee on California Mexico Cooperation
Detail Vice Chair Senate Committee on Veteran's Affairs
Detail State Committee Member Subcommittee on Gas, Electric and Transportation Safety
Detail State Committee Member Senate Select Committee on Biliteracy and Dual Immersion Programs in California
Detail State Committee Member Senate Select Committee on Children with Special Needs
Detail State Committee Member Senate Committee on Banking and Financial Institutions
Detail State Committee Member Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Water
Detail State Committee Member Senate Select Committee on Mental Health
Detail State Committee Member Senate Select Committee on Climate Change and AB 32 Implementation
Detail State Committee Member Senate Committee on Governmental Organization
Name Title Role Description Location Address
Ana Molina-Rodriguez Chief of Staff Chief of Staff / Administrative Assistant Capitol Office 1303 Tenth Street
Sacramento, CA. 95814
Tanya Duggan Communications Director Press Secretary / Communications Director / Other Liaison District Office 1 333 H Street
Chula Vista, CA. 91910
Susan Chan Consultant Senior Advisor / Advisor Capitol Office 1303 Tenth Street
Sacramento, CA. 95814
Yolanda Apalategui District Director District Director / District Chief of Staff District Office 1 333 H Street
Chula Vista, CA. 91910
David Sforza Legislative Aide Research Assistant / Legislative Aide Capitol Office 1303 Tenth Street
Sacramento, CA. 95814
Aracely Campa Legislative Director Legislative Director Capitol Office 1303 Tenth Street
Sacramento, CA. 95814
Erika Dacumos Scheduler Scheduler Capitol Office 1303 Tenth Street
Sacramento, CA. 95814
Raquel Maden Senior District Representative Field Rep District Office 1 333 H Street
Chula Vista, CA. 91910
Candice Riley Special Assistant Special Assistant / Special Projects Capitol Office 1303 Tenth Street
Sacramento, CA. 95814
Deanneka Flores Consultant Senior Advisor / Advisor District Office 1 333 H Street
Chula Vista, CA. 91910
Jake O'Neill Senior District Representative Field Rep District Office 1 333 H Street
Chula Vista, CA. 91910
Hector Araujo Special Assistant Special Assistant / Special Projects District Office 2 1224 State Street
El Centro, CA. 92243
Senator Ben Hueso was elected to the California State Senate in March 2013. Hueso represents the 40th Senate District, which includes the cities of Chula Vista, National City, Imperial Beach, Coronado a portion of the City of San Diego, Imperial County and the southern part of Riverside.
Senator Hueso Chairs the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee and the Select Committee on California's Energy Independence. Hueso created the Select Committee in an effort to explore the potential for new technologies and plan strategies to achieve independence from external energy sources. He also serves on the following Senate Committees- Banking and Financial Institutions, Natural Resources and Water, Transportation and Housing and the Education Committee. In addition, Hueso is a member of the the Select Committee on California Mexico Cooperation. This Select committee studies and makes legislative recommendations regarding infrastructure, economic development, social and civic exchanges of mutual benefit, and border-related matters between California and Mexico.
Prior to being elected to the Senate, Hueso served in the Assembly representing the 80th District from 2010 to 2013. As an Assemblymember, Hueso championed legislation that helps reduce domestic violence, keeps dangerous chemical substances out of our communities, creates housing, helps keep families united, protects worker's retirement, protect the environment, supports industry in being globally competitive, and focuses on a jobs creation and retention strategy that will ensure California continues to be where families can realize the American dream.
While in the Assembly, Hueso chaired the Assembly Water, Parks and Wildlife Committee and served on the Housing and Community Development; Jobs, Economic Development, and the Economy; and Local Government Committees. In addition, Hueso was appointed as Chair to the Select Committee on California/Mexico Bi-national Affairs. A Select Committed dedicated to cultivate California's relationship with Mexico and address important issues surrounding the economy, trade and commerce, job creation, the environment, health and social justice. Hueso was also appointed as an ex-officio member of the California State Parks & Recreation Commission and as a member of the California Wildlife Conservation Board's Legislative Advisory Committee.
Hueso served on the San Diego City Council from 2006 to 2010 and as Council President from 2008 to 2010. Additionally, he served on the California Coastal Commission where he helped protect California's coastal resources. He has also served on SANDAG's Board of Directors, the League of California Cities and on the Otay Valley Regional Park Policy Committee.
Throughout his career he has always used the needs in his district as a driving force for his work. As San Diego Council President, Hueso was awarded with the Ohtli Award, the highest honor given by the Mexican government in a foreign country; Hueso was recognized for his work in marginalized and low- income communities largely composed of Latinos in his district.
Prior to becoming a Councilmember, Hueso successfully owned and operated a small business in Logan Heights. His strong community advocacy includes service as a member of the Police Chief's Advisory Committee, founding the Central Commercial District Revitalization Corporation, belonging to the Inner City Business Association and serving as a Board Member for the Sherman Heights Community Center.
Hueso holds a Bachelors of Arts degree from the University of California, Los Angeles. He also studied abroad at the University of Odessa in the Ukraine, and completed post-graduate degree work in Community and Economic Development at San Diego State University. He and his wife, Laura, live in Logan Heights with their four sons.
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