Access to Programming Act (AB 292)

Assembly Bill 292 (Stone), “The Access to Programming Act.” This bill reduces common barriers to programming such as; long waitlists, frequent transfers, and inflexible work schedules that conflict with program availability, while also ensuring that programming continues during lockdowns.

Co-Sponsors of AB 292 include: Ella Baker Center for Human Rights, Initiate Justice, Re:Store Justice, Transformative In-Prison Workgroup

Status

This bill was passed by the CA Legislature in 2021 and will be implemented starting Jan 1, 2022.