Legislative Day is an opportunity for REALTORS® from across California to meet with their state legislators to discuss the issues that affect the real estate industry the most. Attending Legislative Day is not only a great investment in your business, it will also provide you with an opportunity to hear from the state's most dynamic political leaders and the leadership of your state association, and enjoy a fabulous reception. Watch our Legislatiive Day video to learn more.
Registration: You can register through your local association. C.A.R. strongly recommends that you register for Legislative Day by contacting your local association of REALTORS®. Local associations often plan events or luncheons to coincide with Legislative Day and this is the best way to ensure you have signed up for everything.
Legislative Day Scholarship Fund: C.A.R., is offering a program that will to help local associations bring new members to Legislative Day. Its where associations can be reimbursed a certain amount for bringing members, who have never attended, to Legislative Day. This money can be used to underwrite travel, hotel, and meal costs. Find out more!
Legislative Day 101 Webinar:
We are hosting a very brief webinar for Legislative Day participants to go over how the day will work, what to expect and how to have an effective meeting with their legislator. The webinar is open for everyone to attend, but is a must for those granted the Legislative Day Scholarship. There will be two chances to the attend the webinar, first on April 22nd and again on April 24th. Choose one of the following dates to register:Tue, Apr 22, 2014 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM PDT or Thu, Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT
LEGISLATIVE WEEK ACTIVITIES:
Morning Briefing: Where: Sacramento, California (Convention Center) When: Wed. April 30th 2014 9 a.m. --11:30am Sacramento Convention Center
C.A.R. is looking forward to an entertaining and enlightening Legislative Day! Governor Jerry Brown has been invited to speak to us about issues that affect our industry on Legislative Day.
Individual Lunches and Legislator Meetings: Most local associations organize lunches for their members, while Key Contacts coordinate legislator office visits. Please check with your local association for any of these events or see the Legislative Day Appointments Page for more information. Please also see this video about how to meet with your legislator.
Capitol Reception: In honor of C.A.R.'s valued political contributors and State VIPs, come mix and mingle with California's power elite, at the Capitol Reception.
Where: The Sheraton Grand Hotel - Grand Nave Ballroom When: Wednesday April 30th, 2014 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Governor's Appointment Training Ever considered getting involved as an appointee to a board, commission or committe on a state and local level? Join us for Governors Appointment Training. We have a stellar line up of speakers, and hope you attend. For a list of speakers and more information view our Governor's Appointments Training page.
Where: Sacramento Convention Center, Room 308/309/310 When: Friday May 2nd, 2014 10am ~
LEGISLATIVE DAY APPOINTMENTS: To review the Legislative Day Appointments, please view the Assembly and Senate table of appointments. Both tables show the Legislative Day appointment time and location, as well as the names of the Key Contacts and the phone numbers of the local associations for each legislator in their respective houses.
If you do not know who your legislator is, please refer to the crossover indexes below. Then refer back to the appointment tables to find out when REALTORS® will be meeting with your legislators and who you should contact for information about participating in these meetings.