CA Legislator Position Letter

 
How to create and submit position letters to committees as bills move through California’s legislative process

SUPPORT & OPPOSITION LETTERS

Support and opposition letters are due by 12:00 noon the Friday prior to a scheduled hearing in order to be included on the analyses.

  • Letters must be on letterhead with signature and title of an official of the organization or designated representative.

  • Coalition letters must have logos, signatures, and titles for all organizations.

  • Letters of conditional support or opposition will not be listed on the analysis.

  • Letters must clearly indicate position (letters containing "concern" may not be listed).

  • Submit letters only once unless bill is subsequently amended causing uncertainty as to the organization's present position.

Quick Reference Sheet (Position letter P