Welcome to the Committee on Accountability and Administrative Review

Committee Jurisdiction: Primary jurisdictions are identifying efficiencies in the management of state government, reviewing and studying the implementation, operation, and effectiveness of state programs and agencies.

The Accountability and Administrative Review Committee is located in the Legislative Office Building, 1020 N Street, Room 357 and phone number is (916) 319-3600.

Cottie Petrie-Norris, Chair

Assembly Member Cottie Petrie-Norris,
Chair of the Accountability and Administrative Review Committee

Assembly Member Jim Patterson

Assembly Member Jim Patterson,
Vice Chair of the Accountability and Administrative Review Committee

For information on how to submit a position letter please see the 
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Important COVID-19 Information

The public will have the ability to participate in committee hearings by offering comment in the following ways:

  • The Capitol will be open for attendance of this hearing; however, due to guidance on physical distancing, seating for the hearings will be minimal for the press and public. In-person attendance is not recommended. All are encouraged to watch the hearings from their livestream on the Assembly’s website at https://www.assembly.ca.gov/todaysevents.
  • Remote Testimony Station location:
    • Sacramento – State Capitol Park - North steps.
  • Written testimony before the hearing via the position letter portal. Please note that any written testimony submitted to the committee is considered public comment and may be read into the record or reprinted.

Committee Room
Contact Information

Assembly Accountability and Administrative Review Committee
1020 N Street, Room 357
Sacramento, California 95814
916.319.3600 phone      916.319.3650 fax
Members & Staff

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