2023-24 Informational/Oversight Hearings

December 5, 2023
Senate Judiciary Committee Informational Hearing

Senator Umberg, Chair
1:00 p.m., UCLA School of Law
385 Charles E Young Dr E, Room 1310
Los Angeles

(Please note room change.)

Subject: The Importance of Journalism in the Digital Age

  • Agenda [pdf] (updated as of 12/1/23)
  • Background Paper [pdf]
  • There will be no public call-in option for this hearing. All public comment must be made in person. The hearing will be streamed on the Senate website.


May 23, 2023

Joint Oversight Hearing, Senate and Assembly Judiciary Committees

Umberg and Maienschein, Chairs
1:30pm, 1021 O St. Building, Room 1100
Subject: The California State Bar - Administrative Arm of the Supreme Court: Disconcerting Revelations Raise Questions About its Ability to Protect the Public


March 7, 2023

Joint Oversight Hearing, Senate Judiciary and Senate Public Safety Committees

Umberg and Wahab, Chairs
9 a.m., 1021 O St. Building, Room 2100
Subject:  The Judicial Branch: Protecting Access to Justice as the COVID-19 State of Emergency Expires

Committee Address