Physical Description: 124 file folders
Arranged chronologically by legislative session, then numerically by bill number.
Scope and Content Note
Bill files were created by Bruce McPherson during his terms in the California State Assembly and State Senate. The files may
include bill analyses, amendments, resolutions, author statements, testimony, press releases, newspaper clippings, correspondence,
and committee statements that pertain to numerous issues of concern to McPherson.
As a state legislator, Bruce McPherson’s legislative interests were varied. Some topics and bills of note include: environmental
protection (SB1808, 2001-2002; SB1742, 2003-2004); public safety (SB1558, 1997-1998; SB 2084, 2001-2002); higher education
(SB680, 2003-2004; SB722 (2003-2004); and strengthening the Political Reform Act of 1974 (AB1026, 1995-1996; SB342, 1999-2000).
1995-1996: AB258-AB3275, AJR60, AB11X (9ff) LP467:1-9
1997-1998: SB48-SB2177, SCR22, SJR15-SJR19 (26ff) LP467:10-35
1999-2000: SB229-SB2178, SCA4, SR25 (32ff) LP467:36-67
2001-2002: SB205-SB2084, SCR49 (29ff) LP467:68-96
2003-2004: SB32-SB1802, SCR14- SCR67, SJR31-SJR32 (28ff) LP467:97-124