Welcome to the Committee on Public Employment and Retirement

Committee Jurisdiction:  Primary jurisdiction is oversight of public employment such as state, local (excluding laws administered by local employment relations boards or commissions), and classified school employees, employer-employee relations laws administered by the Public Employment Relations Board, and the administration of public officer and public employee retirement, benefits and investment strategy.

The Public Employment and Retirement Committee is located in the Legislative Office Building, 1020 N Street, Room 153 and the phone number is (916) 319-3957.

Assembly Member Jim Cooper, Chair

Assembly Member Jim Cooper,
Chair of the Public Employment and Retirement Committee

Assembly Member Randy Voepel, Vice Chair

Assembly Member Randy Voepel,
Vice Chair of the Public Employment and Retirement Committee

For information on how to submit a position letter please see the 
Advocacy Quick Reference Guide
Submit Position Letter
Deadline to submit letters is NO LATER than noon on Friday, prior to the Wednesday hearing. Please make sure that letters are signed and on letterhead. Thank you!
 

Important COVID-19 Information

We encourage the public to provide written testimony before the hearing by visiting https://calegislation.lc.ca.gov/Advocates/. Please note that any written testimony submitted to the committee is considered public comment and may be read into the record or reprinted.

The hearing room will be open for attendance of this hearing, but the public is strongly encouraged to participate via the web portal and watch the hearing from its live stream on the Assembly’s website at https://www.assembly.ca.gov/todaysevents.

Any member of the public attending a hearing in the Capitol or 1021 O Street (Swing Space) is encouraged to wear a mask at all times while in the building. We encourage the public to monitor the committee’s website for updates.

Committee Room

Contact Information

Assembly Public Employment and Retirement Committee
1020 N Street, Room 153
Sacramento, California 95814
916.319.3957 phone     916.319.3956 fax
Members & Staff

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