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2007 Resolutions


 

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2007 Resolutions – Final Actions

Resolution # Title Code Section(s) Final Action
Series 1 Real Property
01-01-2007 Covenants of Restrictions:  Passive Solar Devices Civil Code 714
AA
01-02-2007 Mobilehome Parks:  Procedure for Changing Services, Equipment and Improvements Civil Code 798.24.5
W
01-03-2007 Deathbed Transfers of Real Property:  Presumption of Invalidity Civil Code 1226, 1226.1
D
01-04-2007 Security Deposits:  Limiting Deductions for Cleaning CCP 1950.5
D
Series 2 Courts/Rules of Court
02-01-2007 Discovery:  Separate Statements CRC 3.1020
AP
02-02-2007 Appeals:  Determining Frivolous Appeal Sanctions CRC 8.276
AP
02-03-2007 Judicial Officers: Post-Appeal Peremptory Challenge CCP 170.6
AP
02-04-2007 Complex Citations: Simplify Laws, Statutes, Rules and Regulations CRC 3.1113
D
Series 3 Criminal & Vehicle
03-01-2007 Corrections:  Recommendations for Prison Reform None (Related to 3 Strikes)
D
03-02-2007 Tasers:  Police Training and Restrictions on Use Penal Code 835 and 13514.6
AA
03-03-2007 Elections: Qualifications to Register to Vote Cal.Constitution, Article II, Section 4
AP
03-04-2007 Elections: Qualifications to Register to Vote Elections Code 2102
AP
03-05-2007 Controlled Substances:  Transportation for Personal Use Health & Safety Code 11379
AP
03-06-2007 Death Penalty - Elimination Penal Code 37, 128, 190.2, 219, 4500, Military and Veterans Code 1672
AP
03-07-2007 Prostitution: Legalization Penal Code 647(b), 647f, 315, 316, 266(h), 653.20, 653.22, 653.23, 653.24; 647.1, 318, 266i, and 11225; Health and Safety Code Section 429.13
AP
03-08-2007 Marijuana: Possession Offenses Reduced Health & Safety Code 11357
W
03-09-2007 Marijuana: Cultivation for Personal Use Health & Safety Code 11358
AA
03-10-2007 Criminal Procedure: DNA Testing Backlogs None (Commission on Fair Administration of Justice)
W
03-11-2007 Prevention of Wrongful Convictions: Informant Testimony None (Commission on Fair Administration of Justice)
AP
03-12-2007 Prevention of Wrongful Convictions: Anticipated Future Reform Measures None (Commission on Fair Administration of Justice)
W
03-13-2007 Narcotics: Simple Possession of Cocaine Health & Safety Code 11350
AA
03-14-2007 Eyewitness Identifications:  Procedures to Improve Accuracy Penal Code 686.3 & 11319.10
AP
03-15-2007 Search Warrants:  Required Filing with the Court Penal Code 1528
AA
03-16-2007 Criminal Procedure:  Eyewitness Identification and False Confessions None (Commission on Fair Administration of Justice)
AP
03-17-2007 Misdemeanor Diversion: Statewide Application Penal Code 1001.2
AP
Series 4 Civil Procedure 2
04-01-2007 Discovery: Request and Responses CCP 2019.040
AA
04-02-2007 Discovery: Meet and Confer CCP 2016.040
W
04-03-2007 Depositions: Limitation on Objections CCP 2025.330
W
04-04-2007 Discovery: Sanctions For Failure to Oppose Motions CCP 2023.010
AP
04-05-2007 Dispute Resolution:  Eligibility Requirements for Dispute Resolution Program Act Business & Professions 465.5, 467, 467.1 and 467.2
W
04-06-2007 Discovery:  Electronically Stored Information CCP 2017.010
D
04-07-2007 Discovery:  Existence of Arbitration Agreements CCP 2017.010
AP
04-08-2007 Arbitration:  Resolving Breakdowns in the Arbitrator Selection Process CCP 1281.6
AP
04-09-2007 Arbitration:  Payment of Expenses by Medical Providers and Insurers CCP 1284.2
W
04-10-2007 Criminal Procedure: Admissibility of Expert Testimony on Eyewitness Identification Evidence Code 806
AP
04-11-2007 Civil Procedure: Limiting Number of Interrogatories CCP 2030.030
D
04-12-2007 Arbitration Agreements:  Elimination of Prohibition against Class Actions  CCP 1281

AP

04-13-2007 Professional Photocopiers: Delivery of Copies Business & Professions 22462
AP
Series 5 Family Law
05-01-2007 Right of Survivorship:  Severance of Joint Tenancy Family Code 2040
AA
05-02-2007 Adoptions: Confidentiality of Records Family Code 9200
D
05-03-2007 Child Support: Security and Offset to Noncustodial Parent's Estate Family Code 4012
AA
05-04-2007 Marriage:  Definition  Family Code 300, 301, 302 and 403 
AP
05-05-2007 Abandoned Children:  Rebuttal of Presumption of Non-Communication Family Code 7822
AP
05-06-2007 Marriage: Validity of Death Bed Marriages Probate Code 311
W
Series 6 Miscellaneous
06-01-2007 Adjustments for Inflation: Periodic Adjustments Government Code 8289 and 8293
AA
06-02-2007 U.S. Constitutional Violations: Investigation of Bush Administration None (US Constitutional Violations)
AA
06-03-2007 Predatory Lending: Yield Spread Premium in Calculation of Covered Loans Financial Code 4970
AA
06-04-2007 Property:  Preventing Fraudulent Transfers without Equity Civil Code 3439.01
D
06-05-2007 Professional Sports: Revocation of Major League Baseball Franchises None
D
06-06-2007 Police Disciplinary Records: Restoration of Limited Public Access  Government Code 832.5, 832.7
AP
06-07-2007 International Law:  Support for International Criminal Court None (International Criminal Court)
AA
06-08-2007 Pupil Immunizations: Human Papilloma Virus Vaccine Health & Safety Code 120335
W
06-09-2007 Elections: Vote by Mail Elections Code 4500 et seq
AP
06-10-2007 Civil Rights: Federal Prohibition Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination 42 United States Code 1981
W
06-11-2007 Enemy Combatants:  Right of Habeas Corpus 10 United States Code 950j, 28 United States Code 2241
AP
Series 7 Civil Procedure 1
07-01-2007 Landlord/Tenant: Non-Party Service of Prejudgment Claims
AA
07-02-2007 Venue: Actions By or Against a City, County or Local Agency CCP 394
W
07-03-2007 Small Claims Court: Substituted Service of Process Civil Code 1360.6
D
07-04-2007 Adult Victims of Child Sexual Abuse: Statute of Limitations CCP 340.1
AA
07-05-2007 Foreign Corporations:  Service of Process CCP 415.30
W
07-06-2007 Judicial Officers: Peremptory Challenge  CCP 170.6
W
07-07-2007 Civil Procedure: Venue for Actions Against Former Landlord CCP 395
D
07-08-2007 Disability Access Litigation:  Prior Notice Of Inaccessibility Complaint Civil Code 52
AA
07-09-2007 Automobile Sales Finance Act: Affidavit of Venue Civil Code 2984.4
AP
07-10-2007 Consumers Legal Remedies Act: Affidavit of Venue Civil Code 1780
AP
Series 8 Business, Corp & Taxation
08-01-2007 Corporate Documents:  Elimination of Substantive Review by the Secretary of State Corporations 109, 110, 202, 401, 912, 1103, 1110, 1113 and 1161
D
08-02-2007 Trade Secrets: Preemption of Certain Causes of Action Civil Code 3426.7
D
Series 9 CCBA, State Bar & Legal Practice
09-01-2007 Judicial Ethics: Ex Parte Communications Code of Judicial Ethics, Canon 3B
AA
09-02-2007 Conference Of Delegates: Location Of Meetings None (CCBA Policies)
W
09-03-2007 Conference Rules:  Law Student Participation CCBA Rules, Article VII (8)
AP
09-04-2007 State Bar: Access & Fairness Voluntary Dues Increase Business & Professions 6140.06
AA
09-05-2007 Conference Rules:  Special Setting of Resolutions CCBA Bylaws
AP
09-06-2007 Continuing Legal Education: Pro Bono Hours Exception CRC 9.31 & Business & Professions 6070
D
09-07-2007 California State Bar:  Election of State Bar President Business & Professions Code 6021
W
09-08-2007 Conference of Delegates:  Legislative Policy CCBA Policies
AP
Series 10 Labor/Worker's Comp
10-01-2007 Independent Contractors: Presumptive Status Based on Written Contract Labor Code 2750.7, 3353.5 and Unemployment Code 623
W
10-02-2007 Employee Medical Leave: Protected Leave to Donate Organs, issue, or Blood Marrow Government Code 12945.2
AA
10-03-2007 Employee Medical Leave: Paid Time Off to Donate Blood and Components Labor Code 230.9
AA
10-04-2007 Labor Law:  Paid Sick Leave Labor Code 233
D
10-05-2007 Workers' Compensation:  Maximum Period For Temporary Disability Payments  Labor Code 4656
D
10-06-2007
W
10-07-2007 Labor Code:  Stage Fees In Adult Entertainment Labor Code 350, 351 & 355
AA
10-08-2007 Labor Code:  Charges For Service Industry Employees Labor Code 350, 351, 353 & 355
W
10-09-2007 Labor and Employment:  Penalty for Violation of Break Requirement
D
Series 11 Probate
11-01-2007 Execution Of Holographic Wills: Invalidity Of "Deathbed" Wills Probate Code 6111
W
11-02-2007 Trusts: Reduces Time Allowed for Objections to Proposed Action Probate Code 16502
AP
11-03-2007 Probate: Furnishing Electronic Version of Schedules of Account Upon Request Probate Code 1065
W
11-04-2007 Probate: Limitation on Transfers to Care Custodians Under Certain Circumstances  Probate Code 21351
W
11-05-2007 Intestate Succession: Community Property To Children Of Predeceased Spouse Probate Code 6402.5 & 1207
AP
11-06-2007 Legal Life Estate: Obligations of Life Tenant  Civil Code 840, 840.5, Probate Code 11603
AA
11-07-2007 Conservatorships: Criminal Background Check on Conservatee  Probate Code 1836
W
ELF-01-2007 Provision of Legal Services Following Determination of Major Disaster  
AP
ELF-02-2007 Exemption from Liability for Rescue of Children in Locked Cars  
AP
ELF-03-2007 Termination of Spousal Support  
AP
ELF-04-2007 Time for Filing a Charge of Discrimination Based On Unequal Pay  
AP