2010 Legislation

2010 Legislation Sponsored by the Victim Compensation and Government Claims Board (VCGCB)

AB 1715 (Fuentes), Chapter 576, Statutes of 2010 ― Government Claims Bill
The VCGCB's first Government Claims Bill of 2010, which appropriated $998,029.73 to pay 256 claims approved by the Board from April 2009 through November 2009.

SB 910 (Kehoe), Chapter 630, Statutes of 2010 ― Government Claims Bill
The VCGCB's second Government Claims Bill of 2010, which appropriated $1,224,892.14 to pay 290 claims approved by the Board from December 2009 through May 2010.

Other Chaptered Legislation of Interest

SB 1046 (Cogdill), Chapter 636, Statutes of 2010 ― Government Claims: California State University
Effective January 1, 2011, claims against California State University shall be presented to the Trustees of the California State University, rather than the VCGCB’s Government Claims Program.

SB 856 (Committee on Budget and Fiscal Review), Chapter 719, Statutes of 2010 ― State Government
Effective October 19, 2010, state-issued bonds are redeemable regardless of maturity date. Therefore, it is no longer necessary to file a claim with the VCGCB’s Government Claims Program in order to redeem a bond more than 10 years past its maturity date.