The VOICE of Construction
The Associated General Contractors of America, the voice of the construction industry since 1918, is an organization of qualified construction contractors and industry-related companies dedicated to Skill, Integrity, and Responsibility.
AGC - San Diego Chapter, Inc. has been in existence since 1927. AGC is dedicated to improving the construction industry daily by educating the industry to employ the finest skills, promoting use of the latest technology, and advocating building the best quality projects for owners, both public and private.
December 11, 2017
Construction Industry Faces New Laws in 2018... Legislature Returns to Sacramento on January 3rd for Final Session
By Brad Barnum, Executive Vice President
Governor Jerry Brown signed 859 new laws in 2017, and on January 1, most of this legislation will be enacted. As a contractor and a company doing business in California, you will be impacted by several of these laws in 2018 and beyond.
Click here for a summary from our Legislative Advocates in Sacramento. It provides a brief description of each bill, and it includes a link to the actual bill language, a detailed analysis, and vote history. The descriptions in the summary are not intended to cover every aspect of the legislation - only the highlights - so it is recommended that specific bill language be reviewed for complete details.
The Legislature Legislative website is a good resource for all legislative issues, and it includes a link to the California Constitution and other publications and resources.