November 13, 2020 Committee Agenda

The Law and Policy Committee will hold a committee meeting on November 13, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. The committee will meet to discuss and determine recommendations to make to the full Commission and the public can both listen and participate in the committee proceedings. To submit public comment prior to the meeting, email To participate in real time, visit or call into the phone number listed at the bottom of this notice.

1. Public Comment for items not on the agenda.

2. Approval of October 7, 2020 minutes.

3. Commissioner Compensation Policy. Staff: Dave Bainbridge, General Counsel. Committee members and Staff will discuss the options available to change or update the Commissioner Compensation Policy.

4. Legislative Update. Staff: Lindsey Nakano, Legislative Counsel. The Committee will receive an update on the progress of PRA related legislation and future legislation approved by the Commission, including language regarding a new sponsored bill concerning electronic behested payment reporting.

Staff Memo
Behested Payment Reporting Presentation

5. Discussion of items for December 2020 Committee meeting. Committee members and staff will discuss proposed agenda items for the December 2020 committee meeting.  



  • You may listen to and participate in this committee meeting by teleconference by calling: (877) 411-9748; access code 723284.
  • For questions about this meeting, you may contact the Commission Assistant at (916) 327-8269.

[1] The Commission has established two-person advisory committees to allow greater participation by individual Commissioners in making recommendations to the full Commission. In recognition of the public’s interest in the meetings of these committees, the Commission has directed the committees to allow the public to monitor committee deliberations, whenever possible, by publishing a five-day notice of the meeting and allowing callers to listen and participate to the proceeding with a call-in telephone number.

As two-person advisory committees, Bagley Keene Open Meeting Requirements (Government Code Sections 11120 - 11132) do not apply to the committee meeting. However, the Commission will be soliciting public comment before and during the meeting. If you would like to comment on an agenda item prior to the meeting, you may email your comments to the Commission Assistant at Any comments submitted prior to the meeting will be provided to the committee members for consideration at the meeting. Additionally, the Commission is permitting public participation through the online portal: