Press Releases

Assemblymember Reyes Author’s Bill to Combat Youth Homelessness

Sacramento –Yesterday, Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D- San Bernardino) introduced Assembly Bill 307 which would establish the Youth Experiencing Homelessness Grant Program to provide grants to non-profits or continuum of care administrative entities to provide services for youth experiencing homelessness.

Second Young Legislators Class under Assemblymember Reyes Graduates, Cements Inland Empire Youth Activism Program

San Bernardino – During Assemblymember Reyes’ first Legislative term, 59 students who reside throughout the 47th Assembly District have completed and graduated from her Young Legislators Program. The program focuses on three main themes: civic engagement, public policy and professional life skills with the end goal of professionally empowering students and showing those with an interest in Civil Service what that career truly looks like.

License Fee Restoration Bill Introduced by Assemblymember Reyes and Local City Officials

Sacramento –Yesterday, Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D- San Bernardino), accompanied by a group of officials from the city of Fontana, introduced AB 213, a bill that will restore Vehicle Licensing Fee (VLF) revenue to cities that have expanded or incorporated additional areas. Among the local officials to join Assemblymember Reyes were Fontana Mayor Aquanetta Warren and Fontana Chief of Police, Billy Green.

Assemblymember Reyes Legislation to Make Historic Investment in Childcare

Sacramento –Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D- San Bernardino) Chair of the Assembly Human Services Committee introduced today Assembly Bill 194, a bill that recognizes the benefits of quality early care and education in a child’s life by providing funding and access for childcare services.

Assemblymember Reyes Statement on Governor Newsom’s Inauguration

Sacramento –Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D-San Bernardino) released the following statement in regards to the inauguration of Governor Newsom earlier today.

“As the 40th Governor of our great state, Gavin Newsom is uniquely positioned to continue the progress made by his predecessor, Governor Brown. I look forward to the next four years under his watch as he continues to move California forward for all Californians.”

Assemblymember Reyes to Chair Human Services Committee

San Bernardino –Assemblymember Eloise Reyes (D- San Bernardino) has been announced as chair of the Assembly Committee on Human Services.  The Human Services Committee has jurisdiction over such vital issues as child care, homelessness, CalFRESH, CalWORKs, community care licensing, In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS), foster care and developmental services.

Assemblymember Reyes Introduces Legislation to Assist Victims of Harassment

Sacramento– In one of her first acts after being sworn in for her second term in the Assembly, Assemblymember Eloise Reyes (D-San Bernardino) introduced, along with Assemblymember Laura Friedman, AB 9 which extends the administrative timeline to bring forward a complaint of workplace harassment from one year to three years.

Governor Brown Signs Bill to Collect Data On EMT Hiring Practices

Sacramento– AB 2293 by Assemblymember Eloise Reyes (D-San Bernardino) was signed into law by Governor Brown. The bill requires local emergency medical service (EMS) agencies to submit data on the approval or denial of EMT-I and EMT-II applicants with criminal records. The bill will also create greater transparency in the hiring practices of local EMS agencies, and will contribute to a better understanding of how to achieve more equitable hiring practices for job applicants with a criminal history.

Legislation to Protect Veterans Signed by Governor

Sacramento- On Thursday, September 6th, Governor Brown signed AB 2568 by Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D-San Bernardino), a bill that requires county jails to determine a veteran’s status or previous military service when they are processed after an arrest.