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Committee on Revision of the Penal Code

-- Last revised 3/25/24 --

Meeting of the Committee on Revision of the Penal Code

Email Notification of Meeting Materials | Prior Meeting Agendas

March 26, 2024 - 9:30 AM
Video Conferencing

Pursuant to Government Code Section 11123.5, this meeting will be conducted by Zoom teleconferencing. All members of the Committee on Revision of the Penal Code will be participating remotely via Zoom.

  • Video Conferencing: click HERE.
  • Telephone: dial: US: +1 669 444 9171 or +1 669 900 6833 or +1 346 248 7799 or +1 719 359 4580 or +1 253 215 8782 or +1 309 205 3325 or +1 312 626 6799 or +1 386 347 5053 or +1 564 217 2000 or +1 646 931 3860 or +1 929 436 2866 or +1 301 715 8592.
    Webinar ID: 818 7106 1684
Under Government Code Section 11124(c), if Zoom requires attendees to input a name and an email address in order to attend a videoconference, attendees may use a pseudonym and a pseudonymous email.

The meeting will be recorded and will be uploaded to the Committee’s YouTube page, after the meeting has concluded.

Members of the public may also attend, observe, hear, and participate in the meeting at the primary physical meeting location of 925 L Street, 1st Floor Conference Room, Sacramento, CA.

For further information about the meeting, or to request notification of any schedule changes, contact Debora Larrabee at 530-752-3620 or

March 26, 2024 - 9:30 AM

Panelists and additional presenters will be added to the agenda as they are confirmed.
  1. Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol or Drugs and Related Matters

    Overview and Panelist Materials
    Memorandum 2024-01 (3/20/24)
         Download PDF file: Memo
    First Supplement to Memorandum 2024-01 (03/25/24)
          Download PDF file: Memo

  2. Presentation from California Department of Motor Vehicles

  3. Discussion Panel 1: Insights from Research

    • James Fell, Principal Research Scientist, NORC at the University of Chicago

    • Lauren Knoth-Peterson, Senior Research Scientist, Washington Public Safety and Policy Research Center

    • Steven Raphael, Professor of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley

  4. Discussion Panel 2: Perspectives from Advocates

    • Ian Goldstein, VP of Public Affairs, Mothers Against Drunk Driving

    • Brandon Greene, Director of Policy Advocacy, Western Center on Law and Poverty

  5. Discussion Panel 3: Perspectives from State Agencies

    • Dustin Woida, Sergeant, California Highway Patrol

    • Robin Johnson, Assistant Chief, California Highway Patrol

    • Jeannie Ho, Section Chief, DUI Licensing Unit, California Department of Health Care Services

    • Janelle Ito-Orille, Division Chief, Licensing and Certification Division, Department of Health Care Services

    • Crystal Sanchez, Branch Chief, Licensing and Certification Division, Department of Health Care Services

    • Ruy Laredo, Legislative Coordinator, Legislative and Governmental Affairs, Department of Health Care Services

  6. Discussion Panel 4: Collaborative Courts

    • Hon. Lawrence Brown, Sacramento County Superior Court

    • Hon. Scott Cooper, Orange County Superior Court

    • Hon. Kristine Eagle, San Joaquin County Superior Court

  7. Administrative Matters

    Report of the Chair and Legal Director

    Draft Minutes of November 2023 Meeting
    Memorandum 2024-02 (3/20/24)
         Download PDF file: Memo

  8. Staff Update on 2023 Crime Statistics

    Violent Crime Data for Fourth Quarter 2023
    Memorandum 2024-03 (3/22/24)
         Download PDF file: Memo

  9. New Business

    The Committee will consider matters presented earlier in the meeting.

  10. General Public Comment

    The public may address the Committee. The Chair may set reasonable limits on the time allowed for each person or group to speak.