WELCOME TO THE CALIFORNIA CONFERENCE OF LOCAL HEALTH OFFICERS (CCLHO)


The California Conference of Local Health Officers (CCLHO) is a membership organization of the 61 legally appointed physician Health Officers in California, one for each of the 58 counties and the cities of Berkeley, Long Beach, and Pasadena.  The mission of CCLHO is to prevent disease and improve the health of all California residents.  CCLHO was established in statute in 1947 to advise policymakers on all matters affecting health.

 

PUBLICATIONS AND REPORTS

CCLHO Factsheet


2010 CCLHO Policy Platform


2016 LEGISLATIVE RECOMMENDATIONS

Please note that the recommendations put forth by CCLHO do not necessarily reflect those of the California Department of Public Health or any other State Department.


Proposition 56: Tobacco Tax



Powdered Alcohol Ban


Four-Sided Pool Barriers 

Addendum on June 6, 2016 - The CCLHO Board recommends a position of "Support" on AB 470 (Chu) - Public Health: Drownings.  This bill, as amended on June 1, 2016, would require, when a building permit is issued or the home is sold, that the pool or spa be equipped with at least 2 of 7 specified drowning prevention safety features.  


Tuberculosis Risk Assessment for Community College Employees 


Decriminalization:  HIV Reactive Donors


AB 45 (Mullin) - Household Hazardous Waste


AB 170 (Gatto) - Newborn Screening: Genetic Diseases: Blood Samples Collected 



AB 1732 (Ting) - Single User Restrooms

Addendum on May 4, 2016 - The CCLHO recommendation of "Oppose Unless Amended" for AB 1732 has been modified to a recommendation of "Support" to reflect bill amendments on April 11, 2016 that address CCLHO's initial concerns with the bill.





AB 2593 (Brown) - Food Sales From Private Homes


AB 2638 (Gatto) - Vaccinations



SB 877 (Pan) - Reporting and Tracking of Violent Deaths


SB 1223 (Huff) - Provisional Driver's Licenses


SB 1246 (Nguyen) - Aerial Spraying of Pesticides


SB 1380 (Mitchell) - Homeless Coordinating and Financing Council


SB 1383 (Lara) - Short Lived Climate Pollutants


SJR 20 (Hall) - Gun Violence Research


2015 LEGISLATIVE RECOMMENDATIONS


AB 376 (Lopez) - CalWORKs Eligibility: Immunizations


AB 858 (Wood) - Medi-Cal: Federally Qualified Health Centers and Rural Clinics


AB 908 (Gomez) - Paid Family Leave


AB 1076 (Mays) - Food Facilities: Snack Bars


AB 1117 (Garcia) - Medi-Cal Vaccination Rates


AB 1207 (Lopez) - Mandated Child Abuse Reporting: Day Care Licensee Training


AB 1420 (Salas) - Oil and Gas: Pipelines


SB 27 (Hill) - Livestock: Use of Antimicrobial Drugs


SB 32 (Pavley) - California Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006


SB 350 (De Leon and Leno) - Clean Energy and Pollution Reduction Act of 2015


SB 361 (Hill) - Antimicrobial Stewardship


SB 573 (Pan) - Statewide Open Data Portal


SB 591 (Pan) - California Tobacco Tax Act of 2015


SB X2-5, 6, 7, 8, 9 (Various) - Second Extraordinary Session: Tobacco Related Bills

ADDITIONAL CCLHO INFORMATION

 

For more information about CCLHO, please go to the primary CCLHO website at:  http://www.cdph.ca.gov/programs/CCLHO.