SACRAMENTO – Yesterday, the Assembly Committee on Natural Resources approved AB 697, authored by Assemblymember Ed Chau (D–Monterey Park). This bill would establish a program in California to allow the state to help plan, manage, and implement forest restoration projects on federal lands through an expanded and formalized Good Neighbor Authority (GNA).
SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Ed Chau (D-Monterey Park) posthumously honored Rose Matsui Ochi as the 2021 “Woman of the Year” for the 49th District during a Zoom ceremony held in the State Capitol. Her husband, Thomas Ochi, accepted the “Woman of the Year” commemorative resolution prior to the ceremony.
SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Ed Chau (D – Monterey Park) released the following statement upon announcement of the Governor’s 2021-22 State budget proposal:
SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Ed Chau (D–Monterey Park) introduced legislation that would bring accountability and transparency to algorithm-driven systems used by businesses and public entities, which rely on machine learning or artificial intelligence to make decisions affecting people’s lives.