Bill Text

Bill Information

PDF |Add To My Favorites |Track Bill | print page

SB-203 Public bank.(2019-2020)

SHARE THIS:share this bill in Facebookshare this bill in Twitter
Date Published: 01/31/2019 09:00 PM
SB203:v99#DOCUMENT


CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE— 2019–2020 REGULAR SESSION

Senate Bill
No. 203


Introduced by Senator Bradford

January 31, 2019


An act relating to a public bank.


LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


SB 203, as introduced, Bradford. Public bank.
Existing state and federal law define and regulate financial institutions, including banks. Existing state law, the Financial Institutions Law, defines a “bank” as a banking institution that is incorporated to engage in commercial banking, industrial banking, or trust business.
This bill would state the intent of the Legislature to enact legislation to create a public bank.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: NO   Fiscal Committee: NO   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


SECTION 1.

 It is the intent of the Legislature to enact legislation to create a public bank.