Press Releases

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – California Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D – Paramount) today named Assemblymember Kevin McCarty (D- Sacramento) Chair of the Assembly Budget Subcommittee on Education Finance.

Monday, December 19, 2016

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Assemblymember Kevin McCarty (D – Sacramento), Chair of the Assembly Budget Subcommittee on Education Finance issued the following statement after the University of California (UC) released its 2016 undergraduate enrollment and fall 2017 undergraduate application data.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Shortly after being sworn in to his second term in the California State Assembly, Assemblymember Kevin McCarty (D-Sacramento) today introduced Assembly Bill 11 (AB 11), which will create a child care early intervention partnership to help California infants and young children suffering from toxic stress.

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Closes existing loophole for local elected officials

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Today, Governor Brown signed Assembly Bill (AB) 1661, a bill jointly authored by Assemblymembers Kevin McCarty (D-Sacramento) and Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego) which requires local elected officials to take a mandatory sexual harassment prevention training and education course within the first six months of taking office or commencing employment, and every two years thereafter.

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Bill Will Protect Youth Athletes

(SACRAMENTO, CA)- Today, Assemblymember McCarty (D-Sacramento) announced the Governor signed Assembly Bill (AB) 2007, which will require youth sports participants to undergo the same safety protocols as high school athletes in order to protect them from injury.

Friday, September 16, 2016

(SACRAMENTO, CA) –Today, Assemblymember Kevin McCarty (D-Sacramento) and Assemblymember Ken Cooley (D-Rancho Cordova) announced the Governor signed Assembly Bill (AB) 1716, which establishes the Lower American River Conservancy Program with the goal of enhancing and protecting the natural habitat and water conveyance of the American river.

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

(SACRAMENTO, CA) –Today, Assembly Bill AB 1716, which establishes the Lower American River Conservancy Program successfully passed the legislature and is on its way to the Governor.