California, like most states, has laws requiring certain workers—including staffs in long-term care facilities—to report abuse or neglect of the elderly and dependent adults. The Senate Office of Oversight is examining the effectiveness of these laws, including one that requires banks to report suspected financial abuse.
Consultant Contact: John Hill
The Senate Oversight Office is reviewing the regulation of oil industry operations covered under California’s Underground Injection Control (UIC) Program.
Consultant Contact: Jim Sweeney
The Interagency Council on Veterans was created by an executive order of the governor on August 23, 2011. Its goal was to coordinate all levels of government in addressing the pressing needs of California’s 1.8 million veterans. Three years later, the Senate Oversight Office is taking a look at how the council operates – and examining the outcomes.
Consultant Contact: Dorothy Korber