Physical Description: 199 file folders
Bill files are arranged chronologically by legislative session and numerically by bill number.
Scope and Content Note
Bill files created by Assembly Member Waters may include bill analyses,
amendments and resolutions, author's statements, testimony, press releases,
editorials and newspaper clippings, correspondence, committee statements, and other information.
Common topics for bills introduced include agriculture and ranching, the Lake Tahoe area, and criminal justice, including
child sexual abuse. Waters
introduced a package of bills aimed at curbing and prosecuting child abuse
during the 1985-1986 legislative session, including AB1980, AB1981, AB1985,
AB1986, AB1999, AB2006, AB2014, AB2318, AB2319. This package added additional sentencing guidelines for lewd behavior with
minors or for possession, distribution, or advertising of child pornography. AB2459 of 1985-1986 modified the Department
of Health Services statutes for child sexual assault victims.
1981-1982 AB3652 (1ff) LP419:1
1983-1984 AB131-AB4044 (28ff) LP419:2-29
1985-1986 AB268-AB4325; ACR8-ACR112; AJR19-AJR92; HR35 (57ff) LP419:30-86
1987-1988 AB74-AB4481; ACR41-ACR141; AJR2-AJR79 (54ff)
1989-1990 AB36-AB4358; ACR36-ACR109; AJR31-AJR97; HR9-HR12 (59ff) LP419:141-199