Gavin Newsome Signs AB 1196 Banning Chokeholds by Law Enforcement


Contact: Governor’s Press Office

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

(916) 445-4571

TODAY: Governor Newsom to Sign Landmark Racial Justice, Criminal Justice and Policing Reform Legislation

SACRAMENTO — In the wake of nationwide demonstrations against structural racism and systemic injustice, Governor Gavin Newsom will today sign a series of landmark bills to advance the state’s efforts to address the impacts of systemic racism and implement vital policing and juvenile justice reforms in California.

Racial Justice Bill Signing

WHEN: Today, September 30, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. 

LIVESTREAM: Governor’s Office YouTube Channel 

Policing Reform Bill Signing 

WHEN: Today, September 30, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. 

LIVESTREAM: Governor’s Office YouTube Channel 

Juvenile Justice Bill Signing 

WHEN: Today, September 30, 2020 at 4:15 p.m. 

LIVESTREAM: Governor’s Office YouTube Channel