Press Release

Assemblywoman Smith Highlights Efforts to Provide AB 5 Assistance

Monday, February 24, 2020

SACRAMENTO, CA — Assemblywoman Christy Smith (D-Santa Clarita) shared the following budget asks relating to Assembly Bill 5, legislation codifying the Dynamex Operations West, Inc. vs. Superior Court case, passed during the 2019 legislative cycle. Joining the bill’s original author, Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego), Assemblywoman Smith requested the following budget items’ implementation in the 2020-21 state budget:

Assemblywoman Smith Announces Bill to Create Emergency Supplies Tax-Free Holiday

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

SACRAMENTO, CA — On Tuesday, Assemblywoman Christy Smith (D-Santa Clarita) introduced Assembly Bill 2379, which qualifies disaster preparedness items for tax-free purchase. The bill would exempt the sale, storage, use or consumption of emergency preparedness items from taxes across the state of California.