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Beverly Hills City Council Condemns Wiener’s ‘Gut & Amend’ Of SB 592

Posted Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 6:56 pm

By Victoria Talbot

State Sen. Scott Wiener is at it again, this time using “Gut & Amend” tactics to substitute a housing bill in place of a benign amendment to require the board of Barbering and Cosmetology (BBC) to update records if a licensee has a change of address.

“The cutting and gutting of SB 592 bespeaks of a legislator unable to accept consensus and all too willing to plan ahead and prepare bills that can then serve as vehicles for these kinds of legislative maneuvers. SB 592 is such a bill,” wrote Hydee Feldstein in “Senate Bill 592: The Snake in the Grass” for CityWatch.

For full story see the print edition of The Beverly Hills Courier, or download the e-edition.

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