Limón and Grayson Bill to Crack Down on Predatory Loans Passes Banking and Finance Committee

(Sacramento, CA) – Yesterday, legislation authored by Assemblymember Monique Limón (D-Santa Barbara) and Assemblymember Tim Grayson (D-Concord) to cap interest rates on consumer loans of $2,500 - $10,000 passed the Assembly Banking and Finance committee. AB 539 comes in response to the growing threat of predatory lending practices that entrap financially vulnerable families in unaffordable loans that they cannot repay.

Limón and Grayson Introduce Interest Rate Cap on Predatory Loans

(Sacramento, CA) - Today, Assemblymember Monique Limón (D-Santa Barbara), joined by fellow Assembly Banking Committee member Tim Grayson (D-Concord), introduced AB 539 which places an interest rate cap on consumer loans of $2,500 - $10,000.

Assemblymember Grayson Delivers Funding For Major Transportation Project

(MARTINEZ, CA) – Today Assemblymember Timothy S. Grayson (D-Concord) joined with state and regional transportation agencies to commemorate the start of construction on the Interstate 680/State Route 4 Interchange Improvement Project.  The project became possible after Assemblymember Grayson secured over $77 million in funding.

Assemblymember Grayson Welcomes Governor Newsom

(Sacramento, CA) – Earlier today Assemblymember Timothy S. Grayson (D-Concord) attended the inauguration of Governor Gavin Newsom alongside his fellow legislators, state leaders, and others.

Bill to Increase Transit-Oriented Development at BART Stations Signed by Governor

Sacramento, CA--A bill authored by Assemblymembers David Chiu (D-San Francisco) and Timothy S. Grayson (D-Concord) to encourage transit-oriented development (TOD) at certain Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) stations was signed by Governor Jerry Brown today. Assembly Bill 2923 will require BART to set new standards for transit-oriented development on BART-owned land within a half mile of a BART station. To reduce delays, the bill requires local governments to update their own zoning to meet BART’s affordability and zoning standards. 

Governor Signs Grayson’s Bill to Help Victims of Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking

(SACRAMENTO) Yesterday, legislation authored by Assemblymember Timothy S. Grayson (D-Concord) to help victims of domestic violence and human trafficking was signed into law by Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr.

“As a co-founder of the Central County Family Justice Center, I have been able to witness firsthand how vital the Multidisciplinary Team model is in assisting individuals and families struggling with interpersonal violence,” said Assemblymember Grayson. “We need to be doing all that we can to fight domestic violence and human trafficking, and AB 998 helps us in this fight by allowing counties to leverage resources and work collaboratively to effectively seek justice for victims of some of the most painful and heinous crimes.”