Press Release

Saturday, October 14, 2017

SACRAMENTO – This past Saturday, Governor Jerry Brown signed two bills authored by Assemblymember Matt Dababneh (D – Woodland Hills) to increase transparency in local elections and accountability for elected officials.

“The Governor today took a huge step to improve the public’s trust in local and state government,” said Assemblymember Dababneh. “My two bills will boost voter confidence, strengthen government accountability and increase transparency of the special interests involved in our elections.”

Friday, October 13, 2017

AB 485 GraphicNew law will halt the sale of pets from inhumane puppy mills

 

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

SACRAMENTO — Governor Jerry Brown today has signed into law Assembly Bill (AB) 1542 by Assemblymember Matt Dababneh (D – Woodland Hills), which is a first-in-the-nation step toward halting the growing epidemic of social media motivated attacks, or assaults planned for the purpose of filming and posting online for internet attention.

Friday, October 6, 2017

RESEDA, CA – Over 300 constituents of Assemblymember Matt Dababneh (D – Woodland Hills) attended his Senior Town Hall yesterday to discuss local matters and policy issues affecting seniors in the Valley.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Governor Jerry Brown has signed Assembly Bill (AB) 611, a bill authored by Assemblymember Matt Dababneh (D – Woodland Hills) to increase protections for seniors and dependent adults from financial abuse and fraud.

AB 611 solves a common problem faced by financial institutions where bank officers and employees are presented with situations that require them to honor a power of attorney despite the fact that a financial elder abuse report has been filed on the holder of the power of attorney.