Press Releases

Assemblywoman Smith Bill to Expand Homeowner Protections Receives Governor’s Signature

Monday, August 5, 2019

SACRAMENTO, CA — Assemblywoman Christy Smith (D-Santa Clarita) is pleased to announce her Assembly Bill (AB) 1106, which extends Los Angeles County’s Enhanced Homeowner Notification Program, has received Governor Gavin Newsom’s signature. The bill continues the program’s fraud prevention, information and free counseling services for property owners and tenants. The measure also marks Assemblywoman Smith’s third bill signed into law.

Assemblywoman Smith Hosts Second Wildfire Preparedness Town Hall in Santa Clarita

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Assemblywoman Christy Smith (D-Santa Clarita), Chair of the Joint Legislative Committee on Emergency Management, will partner with the Los Angeles County Fire Department and Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department for a Wildfire Preparedness Town Hall Meeting in the Santa Clarita Valley. The event is the second in a series of forums across the 38th Assembly District to better prepare constituents for the challenges of California’s year-round wildfires.

Assemblywoman Smith Child Safety Bill Signed into Law

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

SACRAMENTO, CA — The child safety effort led by Assemblywoman Christy Smith (D-Santa Clarita) to prevent childhood unintentional injuries has been signed into law by Governor Gavin Newsom this week. Assembly Bill (AB) 1336 marks Assemblywoman Smith’s second bill signed into law and updates the list of childhood unintentional injury prevention issues that can be funded through the Kids Plates specialty vehicle license plate revenues. 

MONDAY: Joint Legislative Committee on Emergency Management, Assembly Committee on Communications and Conveyance to Host Informational Hearing “Emergency Alerts and Evacuations: Lives Saved or Lives Lost?”

Saturday, June 29, 2019

Hearing will analyze communications during emergencies and disasters

SACRAMENTO, CA — The Joint Legislative Committee on Emergency Management, chaired by Assemblywoman Christy Smith (D-Santa Clarita), and the Assembly Committee on Communications and Conveyance, chaired by Assemblymember Miguel Santiago (D-Los Angeles), will hold an informational hearing on Monday to take a closer look at communications equipment and services during disasters, particularly in the face of wildfires.

Assemblywoman Christy Smith Secures Funding for Critical 38th Assembly District, Statewide Services

Friday, June 28, 2019

SACRAMENTO, CA — Assemblywoman Christy Smith (D-Santa Clarita) announced the following efforts were incorporated into the 2019-2020 California State Budget, following Governor Gavin Newsom’s signing. The funds will support important services across the 38th Assembly District and California.

District-specific budget items:

Assemblywoman Smith Selects Platinum Sports Center as 38th Assembly District Small Business of the Year

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

SACRAMENTO, CA — Assemblywoman Christy Smith (D-Santa Clarita) is pleased to honor Platinum Sports Center as the 38th Assembly District Small Business of the Year. The business, co-owned by Dorina Timbol and Tristian Rodriguez, serves young athletes in the Simi Valley and the Ventura County area, providing a fun, safe and structured atmosphere for children to learn gymnastics.