CDR's Legislative Committee members are:
- Randy Hicks, Chair
- Ruthee Goldkorn
- Anthony Goldsmith
- Susan Chandler
- David Juare
- Connie Arnold
If you are interested in being on the committee and are willing to research the bills, educate the legislators, write letters, and/or testify at hearings in Sacramento, please join our committee. For more details, contact Randy at firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.leginfo.ca.gov.
Many bills that CDR has supported have been chaptered into law. Recently (2011):
- A.C.R. 13 authored by Huffman, establishes Rare Disease Day as February 28th
- S.B. 48 Leno prohibits discriminatory school curriculum and establishes pupil instruction about history and Civil Rights for LGBT and disAbled and others
- A.B. 1103: Huffman: stops ghettoizing, makes sure more affordable property for housing is made available in mixed use developments
- S.C.R. 6: has been memorialized, it makes sure in-home Internet service is wired in in new affordable housing.