Welcome to the Senate Standing Committee on Judiciary

The State Capitol building is currently closed to the public due to the outbreak of COVID-19.

Senate Judiciary Committee staff are available by phone (916-651-4113) and e-mail. 

You can still submit position letters and other correspondence through e-mail, letter, fax, or e-fax. Please see below for more details.

Please view our Letter Policy Page before submitting a support or opposition letter.

The Senate Judiciary Committee meets every Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. in Room 112.

Support and opposition letters are due the Wednesday before the Tuesday hearing at 12 p.m.
Letters can be sent to the Committee through any of the following ways:

  • E-mailsjud.fax@sen.ca.gov; or
  • Fax - (916) 403-7394; or
  • Hand delivered to the Committee's Office, State Capitol Room 2187; or
  • Mailed to us at: Senate Judiciary Committee, State Capitol Room 2187, Sacramento, CA 95814;
  • Through the Advocacy Portal. Please use the button below to submit position letters via the Portal. Please visit our Letter Policy Page for specific guidelines on submitting support and opposition letters.

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JURISDICTION:  Bills amending the Civil Code, Code of Civil Procedure, Evidence Code, Family Code, and Probate Code. Bills relating to courts, judges, and court personnel. Bills relating to liens, claims, and unclaimed property. Bills relating to privacy and consumer protection.


Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson (Chair)
Senator Andreas Borgeas (Vice Chair)
Senator Maria Elena Durazo
Senator Lena A. Gonzalez
Senator Brian W. Jones
Senator Bill Monning
Senator Henry I. Stern
Senator Thomas J. Umberg
Senator Bob Wieckowski

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