AB 2147:

Pathway to Meaningful Employment for Formerly Incarcerated Firefighters


Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes

Ensures that formerly incarcerated people who have successfully completed the California Conservation Camp Program as incarcerated firefighters will be eligible for an expedited expungement process to provide a pathway to gain employment as professional firefighters after release.

Bill info from the legislature

CLCV Supported


Passed Assembly 51-12

Passed Senate 30-0

Passed by the Legislature and signed into law by Governor Newsom

Votes Scored

AB 2147Assembly FloorJune 15, 2020Passed
AB 2147Senate Public Safety CommitteeJuly 31, 2020Passed
AB 2147Senate FloorAug. 30, 2020Passed
AB 2147Assembly ConcurrenceAug. 30, 2020Passed
AB 2147Assembly Public Safety CommitteeMay 19, 2020Passed
PRO-ENVIRONMENTAL ACTIONANTI-ENVIRONMENTAL ACTIONDID NOT VOTEDid not vote on good bill. Counted negatively.DID NOT VOTEDid not vote on a bad bill. Counted positively.EXCUSEDAbsent due to illness or family leave; not counted positively or negatively.

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