Rank: 23
Elected: 2013
Re-election: 2018
Ben 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
SCR6 Santa Fe, Argentina: sister state relationship. Relative to a sister state relationship with Santa Fe, Argentina.
SB538 Naturopathic doctors. SB 538, as amended, Block. Naturopathic doctors. (1) Existing law, the Naturopathic Doctors Act, provides for the licensure and regulation of naturopathic doctors by the Naturopathic Medicine Committee in the Osteopathic M...
SB4 Health care coverage: immigration status. SB 4, as amended, Lara. Health care coverage: immigration status. Existing law, the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), requires each state to establish an American Health Benefit Exchange that faci...
SB15 Postsecondary education: financial aid: Graduation SB 15, as amended, Block. Postsecondary education: financial aid. aid: Graduation Incentive Grant program. The (1) The Cal Grant Program establishes the Cal Grant A and B Entitlement awards, the California Community Colleg...
SCR32 Autism Awareness Month. Relative to Autism Awareness Month.
SCR40 Better Hearing and Speech Month. Relative to Better Hearing and Speech Month.
SB317 The Safe Neighborhood Parks, Rivers, and Coastal SB 317, as amended, De León. The Safe Neighborhood Parks, Rivers, and Coastal Protection Bond Act of 2016. Under existing law, various measures have been approved by the voters to provide funds for park, river, and coastal...
SCR47 National Military Appreciation Month. Relative to National Military Appreciation Month.
SCR24 Lieutenant Colonel James C. Warren Memorial Interchange. Relative to the Lieutenant Colonel James C. Warren Memorial Interchange.
SCA8 Charter 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, relating to counties.
SB208 Integrated regional water management plans: grants: advanced payment. SB 208, as amended, Lara. Integrated regional water management plans: grants: advanced payment. Existing law, the Integrated Regional Water Management Planning Act, authorizes a regional water management group to prepare a...
AB1317 Public postsecondary education: executive officer compensation. AB 1317, as amended, Salas. Public postsecondary education: executive officer compensation. Existing law establishes the University of California, which is administered by the Regents of the University of California, and t...
ACR63 Tony Gwynn Memorial Highway. Relative to the Tony Gwynn Memorial Highway.
ACR31 California Agriculture Day. Relative to California Agriculture Day.
AB1051 Human trafficking. AB 1051, as amended, Maienschein. Human trafficking. Existing law, as amended by Proposition 21, as approved by the voters at the March 7, 2000, statewide primary election, provides that any person who actively participate...
AB171 Department of Veterans Affairs: veterans' services. AB 171, as amended, Irwin. Department of Veterans Affairs: veterans' services. Existing law requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to disburse funds, appropriated to the department for the purpose of supporting county...
AB184 Small Business Technical Assistance Act of 2015. AB 184, as amended, Eduardo Garcia. Small Business Technical Assistance Act of 2015. The Economic Revitalization Act establishes the Governor's Office of Business and Economic Development, also known as "GO-Biz," to serve ...
AB278 District-based municipal elections. AB 278, as amended, Roger Hernández. District-based municipal elections. Existing law provides for political subdivisions that encompass areas of representation within the state. With respect to these areas, public officia...
AB182 California Voting Rights Act of 2001. AB 182, as amended, Alejo. California Voting Rights Act of 2001. Existing law, the California Voting Rights Act of 2001 (CVRA), prohibits the use of an at-large election in a political subdivision if it would impair the ab...
AB226 Retail food safety: fishermen's markets. AB 226, as amended, Atkins. Retail food safety: fishermen's markets. Existing law, the California Retail Food Code, establishes uniform health and sanitation standards for, and provides for regulation by the State Departme...
SB481 Local government: auditors: independence. SB 481, as amended, Hueso. Local government: auditors: independence. Existing law requires, with certain exceptions, that all city, county, city and county, and district employees who conduct audits or that conduct audit a...
SB189 Clean Energy and Low-Carbon Economic and Jobs Growth SB 189, as amended, Hueso. Clean Energy and Low-Carbon Economic and Jobs Growth Blue Ribbon Committee. Existing law requires specified state agencies to prepare and submit to the Secretary for Environmental Protection spec...
SB193 Veterans. SB 193, as amended, Committee on Veterans Affairs. Veterans. Existing law adopts the Uniform Code of Military Justice, and the Manual for Courts-Martial, as governing and applicable to the active state militia, including t...
SB415 Voter participation. SB 415, as amended, Hueso. Voter participation. Existing law generally requires all state, county, municipal, district, and school district elections be held on an established election date. Existing law also establishes c...
SB797 Government finance. SB 797, as amended, Committee on Governmental Organization. General obligation bonds. Government finance. Existing law specifies the types of securities that are eligible for the investment of surplus state funds, includin...
SB351 Corporations. SB 351, as amended, Committee on Banking and Financial Institutions. Corporations. (1) The General Corporation Law generally authorizes the formation of general corporations. The Nonprofit Corporation Law authorizes the fo...
SB18 Public Utilities Commission: outside counsel. SB 18, as amended, Hill. Public Utilities Commission: outside counsel. The Public Utilities Act authorizes the Public Utilities Commission to appoint an attorney for the commission who holds that office at the pleasure of ...
SB539 Public property: names: Confederate States of America. SB 539, as amended, Hueso Glazer . Renewable energy resources: geothermal. Public property: names: Confederate States of America. (1) Existing law prohibits the sale or display of the Battle Flag of the Confederacy, as spe...
SB693 State Energy Resources Conservation and Development SB 693, as introduced, Hueso. State Energy Resources Conservation and Development Commission: qualifications: conflicts of interest. Existing law establishes the State Energy Resources Conservation and Development Commissi...
SB726 Energy conservation assistance. SB 726, as introduced, Hueso. Energy conservation assistance. The Energy Conservation Assistance Act of 1979 authorizes any eligible institution to submit an application to the State Energy Resources Conservation and Devel...
AJR19 Military service. Relative to military service.
SB509 Plastic products: labeling. SB 509, as introduced, Hueso. Plastic products: labeling. Existing law prohibits the sale of a plastic product labeled as "compostable," "home compostable," or "marine degradable" unless it meets a certain specification, c...
SB745 Telecommunications: universal service: California SB 745, as introduced, Hueso. Telecommunications: universal service: California Advanced Services Fund. Existing law, the federal Telecommunications Act of 1996, establishes a program of cooperative federalism for the regu...
SB577 Securities: qualification: exemptions. SB 577, as amended, Hueso. Securities: qualification: exemptions. Existing law, the Corporate Securities Law of 1968, requires the offer and sale of securities in the state to be qualified with the Commissioner of Business...
SJR13 Voting: apportionment. Relative to voting.
SB796 Alcoholic beverages: licenses: advertising: contests and sweepstakes. SB 796, as amended, Committee on Governmental Organization. Alcoholic beverage licenses: private equity funds. beverages: licenses: advertising: contests and sweepstakes. The (1) The Alcoholic Beverage Control Act specifie...
SB631 Public Utilities Commission: fees. SB 631, as amended, Hueso. Public Utilities Commission: fees. Under existing law, the Public Utilities Commission has regulatory authority over public utilities. Existing law allows requires the commission to charge and co...
SB287 Automated external defibrillators (AEDs). SB 287, as amended, Hueso. Automated external defibrillators (AEDs). Existing law requires any person or entity that supplies an AED, which means an automated or automatic external defibrillator (AED) (AED), to notify an a...
SB603 Defendant: acting as his or her own attorney (in pro per). SB 603, as amended, Hueso. Defendant: acting as his or her own attorney (in pro per). The California Constitution provides that a victim of crime is entitled to be treated with fairness and respect for his or her privacy a...
SB303 Controlled substances: destruction of seized marijuana. SB 303, as amended, Hueso. Controlled substances: destruction of seized marijuana. Existing law, the California Uniform Controlled Substances Act, includes provisions authorizing the forfeiture and seizure of property invo...
SR22 Relative to California Earth Day Relative to California Earth Day.
SB805 Natural resources. SB 805, as introduced, Committee on Natural Resources and Water. Natural resources. (1) Existing law authorizes the Fish and Game Commission to establish, by regulation, an automatic process to conform its sport fishing re...
AB1390 Groundwater: adjudication. AB 1390, as amended, Alejo. Groundwater: adjudication. The California Constitution requires that the water resources of the State be put to beneficial use to the fullest extent of which they are capable. Under the Sustaina...
SB660 Public Utilities Commission. SB 660, as amended, Hueso Leno . Public Utilities Commission: proceedings: ex parte communications. Commission. The (1) The California Constitution establishes the Public Utilities Commission, with jurisdiction over all pu...
SR35 Relative to Immigrant Heritage Month Relative to Immigrant Heritage Month.
SCR48 Geothermal Awareness Month and Geothermal Awareness Day. Relative to geothermal awareness.
SB249 Vehicles: enhanced driver's license. SB 249, as amended, Hueso. Vehicles: enhanced driver's license. Existing law requires the Department of Motor Vehicles, upon proper application, to issue driver's licenses and identification cards. The federal Western Hemi...
SB448 Sex offenders: Internet identifiers. SB 448, as amended, Galgiani Hueso . Law enforcement: communications. Sex offenders: Internet identifiers. Existing law, the Californians Against Sexual Exploitation Act, an initiative measure enacted by the approval of Pr...
SB273 State real property: surplus. SB 273, as amended, Hueso. State real property: surplus. (1) Existing law provides that the Director of General Services may acquire and dispose of surplus state real property where that property is not needed by another s...
SB385 Primary drinking water standards: hexavalent chromium: compliance plan. SB 385, as amended, Hueso. Primary drinking water standards: hexavalent chromium: compliance plan. The California Safe Drinking Water Act provides for the operation of public water systems and imposes on the State Water Re...
SB798 Natural resources. SB 798, as amended, Committee on Natural Resources and Water. Natural resources. (1) Existing law authorizes the Fish and Game Commission to establish, by regulation, an automatic process to conform its sport fishing regul...
SB328 Landlords: notice of pesticide use. SB 328, as amended, Hueso. Landlords: notice of pesticide use. Existing law regulates the hiring of dwelling units, as defined. Existing law requires a landlord of a residential dwelling unit to provide a new tenant with c...
Bill Number Motion Vote Date Vote
AB1113 Consent Calendar 2nd AB1113 Chau 7/2/2015 Yea
AB1148 Consent Calendar 2nd AB1148 Beth Gaines 7/2/2015 Yea
AB1151 Consent Calendar 2nd AB1151 Santiago 7/2/2015 Yea
AB1204 Consent Calendar 2nd AB1204 Chau 7/2/2015 Yea
AB143 Consent Calendar 2nd AB143 Wood 7/2/2015 Yea
AB1471 Consent Calendar 2nd AB1471 Perea 7/2/2015 Yea
AB1532 Consent Calendar 2nd AB1532 Committee On L. GOV. (Maienschein) 7/2/2015 Yea
AB236 Consent Calendar 2nd AB236 Lackey 7/2/2015 Yea
AB370 Consent Calendar 2nd AB370 Brown 7/2/2015 Yea
AB417 Consent Calendar 2nd AB417 Dahle 7/2/2015 Yea
AB444 Consent Calendar 2nd AB444 Gipson 7/2/2015 Yea
AB468 Consent Calendar 2nd AB468 Jones 7/2/2015 Yea
AB632 Consent Calendar 2nd AB632 Eggman 7/2/2015 Yea
AB705 Consent Calendar 2nd AB705 Eggman 7/2/2015 Yea
AB815 Consent Calendar 2nd AB815 Ridley-Thomas 7/2/2015 Yea
AB819 Consent Calendar 2nd AB819 Irwin 7/2/2015 Yea
ACR4 Consent Calendar 2nd ACR4 Waldron 7/2/2015 Yea
ACR54 Consent Calendar 2nd ACR54 Wood 7/2/2015 Yea
SCR15 Senate 3rd Reading SCR15 Fuller 7/2/2015 Yea
SCR51 Consent Calendar 2nd SCR51 Stone 7/2/2015 Yea
SCR6 Unfinished Business SCR6 Monning Concurrence 7/2/2015 Yea
SJR12 Senate 3rd Reading SJR12 Pan Motions 7/2/2015 Yea
SJR3 Unfinished Business SJR3 McGuire Concurrence 7/2/2015 Yea
SJR5 Unfinished Business SJR5 Nguyen Concurrence 7/2/2015 Yea
SR36 Senate 3rd Reading SR36 Morrell 7/2/2015 Yea
AB667 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 7/1/2015 Yea
AB1150 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/30/2015 Yea
AB1422 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Transportation and Housing 6/30/2015 Yea
AB197 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/30/2015 Yea
AB401 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/30/2015 Yea
AB577 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 6/30/2015 Yea
AB590 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 6/30/2015 Yea
AB678 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 6/30/2015 Yea
AB793 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/30/2015 Yea
AB895 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/30/2015 Yea
AB1008 Assembly 3rd Reading AB1008 Quirk By Cannella 6/29/2015 Yea
AB1253 Assembly 3rd Reading AB1253 Steinorth By Hernandez 6/29/2015 Yea
AB1282 Do pass and be placed on the Consent Calendar 6/29/2015 Yea
AB1320 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/29/2015 Yea
AB1342 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Judiciary 6/29/2015 Yea
AB1424 Assembly 3rd Reading AB1424 Mullin By Hill 6/29/2015 Yea
AB1528 Assembly 3rd Reading AB1528 Committee on Water, Pa rks, and WildlifeBy Pa 6/29/2015 Yea
AB1540 Do pass and be placed on the Consent Calendar 6/29/2015 Yea
AB18 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/29/2015 Yea
AB202 Assembly 3rd Reading AB202 Gonzalez By Leyva 6/29/2015 Yea
AB301 Consent Calendar 2nd AB301 Bigelow 6/29/2015 Yea
AB331 Assembly 3rd Reading AB331 Levine By Runner 6/29/2015 Yea
AB361 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Communications Recommend Consent 6/29/2015 Yea
AB410 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 6/29/2015 Yea
AB489 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/29/2015 Yea
AB527 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/29/2015 Yea
AB532 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/29/2015 Yea
AB558 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 6/29/2015 Yea
AB606 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/29/2015 Yea
AB670 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Judiciary 6/29/2015 Yea
AB768 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Labor and Industrial Relations 6/29/2015 Other
AB780 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 6/29/2015 Yea
AB973 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 6/29/2015 Yea
AB975 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Education Recommend Consent 6/29/2015 Yea
AB987 Assembly 3rd Reading AB987 Levine By Moorlach 6/29/2015 Yea
AB991 Assembly 3rd Reading AB991 Committee on Public Em ployees, Retirement, 6/29/2015 Yea
SB222 Unfinished Business SB222 Block Concurrence 6/29/2015 Other
SB242 Unfinished Business SB242 Monning Concurrence 6/29/2015 Yea
SB277 Unfinished Business SB277 Pan Concurrence 6/29/2015 Other
SCR72 Senate 3rd Reading SCR72 Gaines 6/29/2015 Yea
SJR11 Be adopted, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/29/2015 Yea
SR35 Senate 3rd Reading SR35 Pan 6/29/2015 Yea
AB1002 Consent Calendar 2nd AB1002 Wilk 6/25/2015 Yea
AB1049 Consent Calendar 2nd AB1049 Patterson 6/25/2015 Yea
AB1085 Consent Calendar 2nd AB1085 Gatto 6/25/2015 Yea
AB1104 Assembly 3rd Reading AB1104 Rodriguez By Stone 6/25/2015 Yea
AB1149 Assembly 3rd Reading AB1149 Wood By Hernandez 6/25/2015 Yea
AB1270 Assembly 3rd Reading AB1270 Eduardo Garcia By Mendoza 6/25/2015 Yea
AB1308 Assembly 3rd Reading AB1308 Perea By Mendoza 6/25/2015 Yea
AB1541 Consent Calendar 2nd AB1541 Committee On P. & C.P. (Gatto) 6/25/2015 Yea
AB162 Assembly 3rd Reading AB162 Rodriguez By Pan 6/25/2015 Yea
AB163 Consent Calendar 2nd AB163 Williams 6/25/2015 Yea
AB345 Assembly 3rd Reading AB345 Frazier By Galgiani 6/25/2015 Yea
AB365 Assembly 3rd Reading AB365 Cristina Garcia By Vidak 6/25/2015 Yea
AB418 Assembly 3rd Reading AB418 Chiu By Leno 6/25/2015 Yea
AB424 Consent Calendar 2nd AB424 Beth Gaines 6/25/2015 Yea
AB439 Consent Calendar 2nd AB439 Bloom 6/25/2015 Yea
AB467 Consent Calendar 2nd AB467 Chang 6/25/2015 Yea
AB536 Consent Calendar 2nd AB536 Bloom 6/25/2015 Yea
AB539 Assembly 3rd Reading AB539 Levine By Monning 6/25/2015 Yea
AB658 Consent Calendar 2nd AB658 Wilk 6/25/2015 Yea
AB715 Assembly 3rd Reading AB715 Daly By Liu 6/25/2015 Yea
AB730 Assembly 3rd Reading AB730 Quirk By Hancock 6/25/2015 Yea
AB745 Consent Calendar 2nd AB745 Chau 6/25/2015 Yea
AB767 Consent Calendar 2nd AB767 Santiago 6/25/2015 Yea
AB774 Assembly 3rd Reading AB774 Levine By Hall 6/25/2015 Yea
AB778 Consent Calendar 2nd AB778 Maienschein 6/25/2015 Yea
AB81 Consent Calendar 2nd AB81 Wood Urgency Clause 6/25/2015 Yea
AB868 Consent Calendar 2nd AB868 Obernolte 6/25/2015 Yea
AB87 Assembly 3rd Reading AB87 Mark Stone By Leno 6/25/2015 Yea
AB881 Assembly 3rd Reading AB881 Cristina Garcia By Liu 6/25/2015 Yea
AB905 Consent Calendar 2nd AB905 Beth Gaines 6/25/2015 Yea
AB985 Consent Calendar 2nd AB985 Dahle 6/25/2015 Yea
ACR1 Consent Calendar 2nd ACR1 Levine 6/25/2015 Yea
ACR16 Consent Calendar 2nd ACR16 Wilk 6/25/2015 Yea
ACR21 Consent Calendar 2nd ACR21 Obernolte 6/25/2015 Yea
ACR76 Assembly 3rd Reading ACR76 Jones By Hall 6/25/2015 Yea
SB307 Unfinished Business SB307 Pavley Concurrence 6/25/2015 Yea
SCR39 Unfinished Business SCR39 Block Concurrence 6/25/2015 Yea
SCR70 Senate 3rd Reading SCR70 Bates 6/25/2015 Yea
AB1004 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 6/23/2015 Yea
AB1029 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/23/2015 Yea
AB1169 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/23/2015 Yea
AB1218 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Governmental Organization 6/23/2015 Yea
AB1242 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 6/23/2015 Yea
AB1274 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/23/2015 Yea
AB1323 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Judiciary 6/23/2015 Yea
AB1390 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Judiciary 6/23/2015 Yea
AB1401 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 6/23/2015 Yea
AB1420 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 6/23/2015 Yea
AB1482 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 6/23/2015 Yea
AB1527 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 6/23/2015 Yea
AB1528 Do pass 6/23/2015 Yea
AB1530 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 6/23/2015 Yea
AB171 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/23/2015 Yea
AB232 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 6/23/2015 Yea
AB240 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 6/23/2015 Yea
AB300 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 6/23/2015 Yea
AB392 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/23/2015 Yea
AB413 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/23/2015 Yea
AB435 Do pass as amended, but re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality Recommend Consent 6/23/2015 Yea
AB442 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 6/23/2015 Yea
AB549 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/23/2015 Yea
AB559 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/23/2015 Yea
AB665 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/23/2015 Yea
AB747 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Governance and Finance Recommend Consent 6/23/2015 Yea
AB930 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 6/23/2015 Yea
AB96 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/23/2015 Yea
AB965 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 6/23/2015 Yea
AJR7 Be adopted 6/23/2015 Yea
AB1 Special Consent #3 AB1 Brown 6/22/2015 Yea
AB1290 Assembly 3rd Reading AB1290 Dahle By Gaines 6/22/2015 Yea
AB1452 Consent Calendar 2nd AB1452 Hadley 6/22/2015 Yea
AB1512 Special Consent #3 AB1512 Committee On INS. (Roth) 6/22/2015 Yea
AB173 Special Consent #3 AB173 Holden By Liu 6/22/2015 Yea
AB258 Assembly 3rd Reading AB258 Levine By Leno 6/22/2015 Yea
AB323 Consent Calendar 2nd AB323 Olsen 6/22/2015 Yea
AB327 Special Consent #3 AB327 Gordon 6/22/2015 Yea
AB346 Special Consent #3 AB346 Wilk 6/22/2015 Yea
AB548 Special Consent #3 AB548 Cristina Garcia 6/22/2015 Yea
AB593 Special Consent #3 AB593 Levine 6/22/2015 Yea
AB627 Special Consent #3 AB627 Gomez 6/22/2015 Yea
AB638 Special Consent #3 AB638 Frazier 6/22/2015 Yea
AB661 Consent Calendar 2nd AB661 Mathis 6/22/2015 Yea
AB792 Consent Calendar 2nd AB792 Chiu 6/22/2015 Yea
AB822 Special Consent #3 AB822 Cooley 6/22/2015 Yea
AB844 Special Consent #3 AB844 Bloom By Hertzberg 6/22/2015 Yea
AB915 Assembly 3rd Reading AB915 Holden By Monning 6/22/2015 Yea
ACR18 Special Consent #3 ACR18 Gordon 6/22/2015 Yea
ACR30 Special Consent #3 ACR30 Irwin 6/22/2015 Yea
ACR35 Special Consent #3 ACR35 Gonzalez 6/22/2015 Yea
ACR57 Assembly 3rd Reading ACR57 Achadjian By Monning 6/22/2015 Yea
ACR59 Special Consent #3 ACR59 Maienschein 6/22/2015 Yea
ACR64 Special Consent #3 ACR64 Santiago 6/22/2015 Yea
ACR69 Special Consent #3 ACR69 Ch 6/22/2015 Yea
ACR70 Special Consent #3 ACR70 Salas 6/22/2015 Yea
ACR71 Assembly 3rd Reading ACR71 Dodd By Wolk 6/22/2015 Yea
ACR74 Assembly 3rd Reading ACR74 Bigelow By Nielsen 6/22/2015 Yea
ACR81 W/O REF. TO FILE ACR81 Chiu By Pan 6/22/2015 Yea
AJR14 Assembly 3rd Reading AJR14 Chu By Lara 6/22/2015 Yea
AJR6 Special Consent #3 AJR6 Cooley 6/22/2015 Yea
SCR11 Senate 3rd Reading SCR11 Fuller 6/22/2015 Yea
SCR49 Special Consent #3 SCR49 Berryhill 6/22/2015 Yea
SCR62 Unfinished Business SCR62 Mendoza Concurrence 6/22/2015 Yea
SCR7 Senate 3rd Reading SCR7 Fuller 6/22/2015 Yea
SCR71 Senate 3rd Reading SCR71 Gaines 6/22/2015 Other
SJR13 Senate 3rd Reading SJR13 De Le 6/22/2015 Yea
SR33 Senate 3rd Reading SR33 Lara 6/22/2015 Yea
AB104 Assembly 3rd Reading AB104 Committee On BUDGET (Weber) Amend by Fuller 6/19/2015 Yea
AB104 Assembly 3rd Reading AB104 Committee On BUDGET (Weber) By Leno 6/19/2015 Yea
AB117 Assembly 3rd Reading AB117 Committee On BUDGET (Weber) Amend by Vidak 6/19/2015 Yea
AB117 Assembly 3rd Reading AB117 Committee On BUDGET (Weber) By Leno 6/19/2015 Yea
SB75 W/O REF. TO FILE SB75 Committee on Budget an d Fiscal ReviewBy Leno 6/19/2015 Yea
SB78 W/O REF. TO FILE SB78 Committee on Budget an d Fiscal ReviewBy Leno 6/19/2015 Other
SB79 W/O REF. TO FILE SB79 Committee on Budget an d Fiscal ReviewBy Leno 6/19/2015 Yea
SB80 W/O REF. TO FILE SB80 Committee on Budget an d Fiscal ReviewBy Leno 6/19/2015 Yea
SB81 W/O REF. TO FILE SB81 Committee on Budget an d Fiscal ReviewBy Leno 6/19/2015 Yea
SB82 W/O REF. TO FILE SB82 Committee on Budget an d Fiscal ReviewBy Leno 6/19/2015 Other
SB83 W/O REF. TO FILE SB83 Committee on Budget an d Fiscal ReviewBy Leno 6/19/2015 Yea
SB84 W/O REF. TO FILE SB84 Committee on Budget an d Fiscal ReviewBy Leno 6/19/2015 Yea
SB85 W/O REF. TO FILE SB85 Committee on Budget an d Fiscal ReviewBy Leno 6/19/2015 Yea
SB88 W/O REF. TO FILE SB88 Committee on Budget an d Fiscal ReviewBy Leno 6/19/2015 Yea
SB97 W/O REF. TO FILE SB97 Committee on Budget an d Fiscal ReviewBy Leno 6/19/2015 Yea
SB98 W/O REF. TO FILE SB98 Committee on Budget an d Fiscal ReviewBy Leno 6/19/2015 Yea
AB1015 Consent Calendar 2nd AB1015 Bloom 6/18/2015 Yea
AB1036 Consent Calendar 2nd AB1036 Quirk 6/18/2015 Yea
AB1234 Consent Calendar 2nd AB1234 McCarty Urgency Clause 6/18/2015 Yea
AB149 Consent Calendar 2nd AB149 Ch 6/18/2015 Yea
AB1538 Consent Calendar 2nd AB1538 Committee on Arts, Ent ertainment, Sports, To 6/18/2015 Yea
AB198 Consent Calendar 2nd AB198 Frazier 6/18/2015 Yea
AB217 Consent Calendar 2nd AB217 Maienschein 6/18/2015 Yea
AB250 Consent Calendar 2nd AB250 Obernolte 6/18/2015 Yea
AB284 Consent Calendar 2nd AB284 Brough 6/18/2015 Yea
AB298 Consent Calendar 2nd AB298 Gonzalez 6/18/2015 Yea
AB341 Consent Calendar 2nd AB341 Achadjian 6/18/2015 Yea
AB432 Consent Calendar 2nd AB432 Chang 6/18/2015 Yea
AB663 Consent Calendar 2nd AB663 Irwin 6/18/2015 Yea
AB7 Consent Calendar 2nd AB7 Bonta 6/18/2015 Yea
AB823 Consent Calendar 2nd AB823 Bigelow 6/18/2015 Yea
AB992 Consent Calendar 2nd AB992 Committee on Public Em ployees, Retirement, 6/18/2015 Yea
ACR33 Special Consent #3 ACR33 Atkins By Fuller 6/18/2015 Yea
AJR11 Assembly 3rd Reading AJR11 Burke By Allen 6/18/2015 Yea
SCR65 Senate 3rd Reading SCR65 Cannella 6/18/2015 Yea
SJR6 Senate 3rd Reading SJR6 Stone 6/18/2015 Other
AB1113 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 6/17/2015 Yea
AB1292 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 6/17/2015 Yea
AB1446 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/17/2015 Yea
AB1471 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Judiciary Recommend Consent 6/17/2015 Yea
AB1517 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/17/2015 Yea
AB283 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Governance and Finance 6/17/2015 Yea
AB607 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/17/2015 Yea
AB792 Do pass and be placed on the Consent Calendar 6/17/2015 Yea
AB1008 Do pass 6/16/2015 Yea
AB1013 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/16/2015 Yea
AB1119 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Governance and Finance 6/16/2015 Yea
AB1262 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/16/2015 Yea
AB1524 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/16/2015 Yea
AB1525 Do pass 6/16/2015 Yea
AB568 Do pass 6/16/2015 Yea
AB57 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Governance and Finance 6/16/2015 Yea
SB657 Do pass as amended, and re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/16/2015 Yea
AB114 Assembly 3rd Reading ( Supplemental File 1)AB 114 Co mmittee on Budget By 6/15/2015 Yea
AB116 Assembly 3rd Reading ( Supplemental File 1)AB 116 Co mmittee on Budget By 6/15/2015 Yea
AB119 Assembly 3rd Reading ( Supplemental File 1)AB 119 Co mmittee on Budget By 6/15/2015 Yea
AB93 In Conference AB93 Committee On BUDGET (Weber) By Leno 6/15/2015 Yea
AB95 Assembly 3rd Reading ( Supplemental File 1)AB 95 Co mmittee on Budget By 6/15/2015 Yea
AB95 Assembly 3rd Reading ( Supplemental File 1)AB 95 Co mmittee on Budget Am 6/15/2015 Yea
AB95 Assembly 3rd Reading ( Supplemental File 1)AB 95 Co mmittee on Budget Am 6/15/2015 Yea
ACR10 Assembly 3rd Reading ACR10 Rodriguez By Hall 6/11/2015 Yea
ACR49 Assembly 3rd Reading ACR49 Weber By Wolk 6/11/2015 Yea
SCR67 Senate 3rd Reading SCR67 Stone 6/11/2015 Yea
SR31 Senate 3rd Reading SR31 Vidak 6/11/2015 Yea
SR34 Senate 3rd Reading SR34 De Le 6/11/2015 Yea
AB1089 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/9/2015 Yea
AB1234 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 6/9/2015 Yea
AB1312 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Environmental Quality 6/9/2015 Yea
AB149 Do pass as amended. To Consent Calendar 6/9/2015 Yea
AB166 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/9/2015 Yea
AB298 Do pass as amended. To Consent Calendar 6/9/2015 Yea
AB301 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 6/9/2015 Yea
AB354 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 6/9/2015 Yea
AB362 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/9/2015 Yea
AB394 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations 6/9/2015 Yea
AB417 Do pass as amended, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 6/9/2015 Yea
AB467 Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations Recommend Consent 6/9/2015 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
Mabi Castro Legislative Aide Research Assistant / Legislative Aide District Office 1 333 H Street
Chula Vista, CA. 91910
Aracely Campa Legislative Director Legislative Director Capitol Office 1303 Tenth Street
Sacramento, CA. 95814
Candace Riley Receptionist Receptionist 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
Hector Araujo Special Assistant Special Assistant / Special Projects District Office 2 1224 State Street
El Centro, CA. 92243
David Sforza Legislative Aide Research Assistant / Legislative Aide Capitol Office 1303 Tenth Street
Sacramento, CA. 95814
Jake O'Neill Senior District Representative Field Rep District Office 1 333 H Street
Chula Vista, CA. 91910
Johanne Caballero District Representative Field Rep 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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