Welcome to the Committee on Health

Committee Jurisdiction: Primary jurisdictions are health care, health insurance, Medi-Cal and other public health care programs, mental health licensing of health and health-related professionals, and long-term health care facilities.

Important Information for witness and position letter guidelines.

  • ​All witness testimony will be in person; there will be no phone testimony option for Health Committee hearings.
  • Position letters are due the Wednesday before the hearing by noon. 

  • The Assembly Health Committee does not accept email or emailed letters on bills, to send a position letter or a message on a specific bill, use the green button "Submit Position Letter" below.

  • To send an email to the Health Committee not in reference to a specific bill: AHEA.Committee@assembly.ca.gov.


Assembly Member Jim Wood

Assembly Member Jim Wood,
Chair of the Health Committee

Assembly Member Marie Waldron, Vice Chair

Assembly Member Marie Waldron,
Vice Chair of the Health Committee

Position letters are due the Wednesday before the hearing by noon.
For information on how to submit a position letter please see the 

Advocacy Quick Reference Guide
Submit Position Letter

Important 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

Assembly Health Committee
1020 N Street, Room 390
Sacramento, California 95814
916.319.2097 phone
916.319.2197 fax
Members & Staff

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