September 29, 2016 •
California Bill Affecting State Contracts Signed into Law
Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law a bill requiring persons submitting bids or proposals of $100,000 or more to state agencies to certify they are in compliance with the Unruh Civil Rights Act and the California Fair Employment and Housing Act.
The law is aimed at preventing state agencies from contracting with businesses that boycott Israel.
This law becomes effective January 1, 2017.
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