SB 320 Will Ensure Safe On-Campus Access to Early Medical Abortion Services

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

SACRAMENTO – The Senate Health Committee today passed important legislation authored by Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino) that will enhance the safe and reliable access to comprehensive reproductive health services for college women in California.

SB 597 Ensures ‘Safe at Home’ Services for Human Trafficking Victims

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Earlier today, important legislation authored by Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino) that would make victims of human trafficking eligible for the state’s Safe at Home confidential address program passed from the Senate Judiciary Committee with unanimous bipartisan support.  ‘Safe at Home’ services are currently offered to victims and survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking, as well as reproductive health care doctors, nurses, volunteers and patients.

Monday, April 10, 2017

San Bernardino – Today, as the tragic events at North Park Elementary School in San Bernardino continue to unfold, our hearts and prayers go out to the children, their families and others affected by this senseless violence. We are grateful to law enforcement and school leaders for their quick response to the tragedy.

Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017 Approved by State Senate Today

Thursday, April 6, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino) issued the following statement after the California State Senate passed Senate Bill 1 by Senator Jim Beall (D-San Jose) on the Senate Floor:


California Legislative Women's Caucus Open Letter to Judge Neil Gorsuch

Monday, March 20, 2017