Assemblymember Brian Maienschein’s Bill To Provide Maternal Mental Health Screenings Signed by Governor

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Brian Maienschein (San Diego) announced that his bill, AB 2193, to improve maternal mental health was signed by Governor Brown. The bill requires obstetric physicians and nurse practitioners to provide a mental health screening for expecting mothers during pregnancy visits and postpartum. “Motherhood is an incredible transition for any woman” said Maienschein. …

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Governor Signs Assemblymember Brian Maienschein’s Bill To Provide Lifesaving Devices For Student-Athletes

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Brian Maienschein (San Diego) announced that his bill, AB 2009, requiring schools with athletic programs to have an automated external defibrillator (AED) was signed by Governor Brown. AB 2009 will help to save the lives of students who collapse during an exercise or sports activity due to heart failure. “My bill will …

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Assemblymember Brian Maienschein’s Bill Requiring Automated External Defibrillators At Public Pools Signed Into Law

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Brian Maienschein (San Diego) announced that his bill (AB 1766) to expand the availability of automated external defibrillators was signed by Governor Brown. AB 1766 will require all public swimming pools with lifeguard services to have an AED available. The new law also requires the Department of Education and Department of Public …

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Assemblymember Brian Maienschein’s Bill To Expand Free Spay and Neuter Services Signed Into Law

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Brian Maienschein (San Diego) announced that his bill to encourage veterinarians to provide free spay and neuter services to low-income Californians was signed into law by Governor Brown. Assembly Bill 2300 will allow veterinarians to count up to six hours of these surgeries towards fulfilling their continuing education requirements. “I’m proud to …

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Assemblymember Maienschein’s Bill on Mental Health Continuing Medical Education Courses Reaches Governor’s Desk

SAN DIEGO – Assemblymember Brian Maienschein’s bill, AB 1340, was recently passed in both houses of the legislature.  This legislation would initiate the development of a Continuing Medical Education (CME) course for medical professionals that focuses on identifying the early symptoms of mental illness, with a particular focus on children and youth. “Sixty percent of …

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Another productive year

I’m proud to announce that eleven of my bills have been signed into law by Governor Brown. These bills address a wide range of issues from improving access to medical facilities and affordable housing to animal welfare and transparency in government. I am proud to say I have a record of being able to get things …

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Governor Brown Signs Two Important Pieces of Legislation Authored by Assemblymember Maienschein

SACRAMENTO – Governor Brown has signed important legislation authored by Assemblymember Brian Maienschein. Assembly Bill 465 will help protect our kids in youth sports leagues, and Assembly Bill 1029 will clean up a complication regarding the distribution of trusts and estates. Assembly Bill 465 will clarify that youth sports leagues may conduct criminal background checks …

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