Welcome to the Committee on Emergency Management

Committee Jurisdiction: Primary jurisdictions are the Emergency Services Act including emergency declarations, homeland security and victim services programs administered by Cal OES, earthquake mitigation, seismic safety, State Fire Marshal, fire prevention and suppression programs, mutual aid systems, Statewide and local government emergency or disaster response, emergency medical services, and emergency communications and evacuations.


Freddie Rodriguez, Chair

Assembly Member Freddie Rodriguez,
Chair of the Emergency Management Committee

Assembly Member Marie Waldron, Vice Chair

Assembly Member Marie Waldron
Vice Chair of the Committee on Emergency Management

The deadline to submit position letters is one week prior to the hearing date.
For information on how to submit a position letter please see the 

Advocacy Quick Reference Guide
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Important COVID-19 Information

We encourage the public to provide written testimony before the hearing by visiting https://calegislation.lc.ca.gov/Advocates/. Please note that any written testimony submitted to the committee is considered public comment and may be read into the record or reprinted.

The hearing room will be open for attendance of this hearing, but the public is strongly encouraged to participate via the web portal and watch the hearing from its live stream on the Assembly’s website at https://www.assembly.ca.gov/todaysevents.

Any member of the public attending a hearing in the Capitol or 1021 O Street (Swing Space) is encouraged to wear a mask at all times while in the building. We encourage the public to monitor the committee’s website for updates.

Committee Room

Contact Information

Emergency Management Committee
1020 N Street, Room 360B
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 319-3802 phone
(916) 319-3812 fax
Members & Staff

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