Adults in the state of California who serve alcohol to underage youth now could be held liable if the minors are injured or killed, under legislation signed by the governor last week. California becomes one of just a few states with a social host liability law that holds adults accountable for underage drinking.
Entries Tagged as 'Government'
August 27th, 2010 · No Comments · Government, Safety
June 25th, 2010 · No Comments · Government
As part of his five-pronged budget strategy, Long Beach City Manager Pat West presented recommendations to the City Council Wednesday on how to reform City government and change the way the City of Long Beach is structured. Since Fiscal Year 2004, the City of Long Beach has enacted $162.8 million in General Fund structural deficit […]
March 2nd, 2010 · No Comments · Government, Health, Politics
Submitted by the office of Bonnie Lowenthal During an Assembly floor session on Tuesday, February 16, Assemblywoman Bonnie Lowenthal gathered her colleagues’ signatures in a letter demanding that the Department of Health Care Services offer more help to thousands of older adults whose credit was put at risk when state health officials printed Social Security […]