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Assemblymember Frazier Introduces Legislation To Establish “Veteran” Designation on Driver’s Licenses

Sacramento, CA - Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Oakley) and Assemblymember Richard Bloom (D-Santa Monica) have introduced Assembly Bill 1637, which will allow California veterans to apply for a driver’s license or identification card that clearly identifies them as a veteran.

"There are a number of federal, state, and local benefits and services available to veterans, including assistance with employment, housing, health and counseling benefits, educational opportunities and many more," said Assemblymember Frazier. "Allowing veterans to apply for a driver’s license with a “Veteran” designation will allow them to quickly and easily identify themselves and access the services and benefits they are entitled to, without having to deal with the impracticality of carrying around official discharge papers."

Frazier and CHP Team Up to Enhance Student Safety

Assemblymember Jim Frazier, the California Highway Patrol (CHP), and Knightsen Elementary School District will hold a traffic safety meeting on Thursday, Feb. 20 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Knightsen Elementary School, 1923 Delta Road.

"Transportation safety is one of my highest priorities, especially when it comes to protecting our children," Frazier said. "I look forward to working with the Knightsen Elementary School District, the CHP and members of the community to improve traffic safety for our students during busy pick-up and drop-off times."

Bay Delta Plan Hammered at Hearing

Pointing to cost overruns with California's high-speed rail project, lawmakers on Wednesday pressed state officials on the funding sources and ultimate price tag for the governor's water tunnel plan.

"I'm very concerned about the ever-expanding cost," Assemblyman Jim Frazier, D-Oakley, said at the hearing's outset.

Assemblymember Jim Frazier Holds Hearing to Examine Bay Delta Conservation Plan’s Funding Structure

Sacramento, CA – Today, Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Oakley), Chair of the Assembly Committee on Accountability and Administrative Review, held a fiscal oversight hearing regarding the proposed funding structure for the Bay Delta Conservation Plan (BDCP). Testimony during the committee hearing revealed significant concerns about the projected costs of the plan and the economic impacts this project will have on the Delta region and the State.
 
“After thoroughly examining all sides of the proposed funding structure, I believe that there is a significant amount of uncertainty on how this project will be paid for,” said Assemblymember Frazier. “The risk to ratepayers and taxpayers, should proposed funding not materialize, is considerable.”

Frazier Will Conduct Hearing on Delta Plan

FAIRFIELD — Assemblyman Jim Frazier will conduct a hearing Wednesday on the Bay Delta Conservation Plan to address financial risks posed by funding of the conservation plan.

"If we are to give serious consideration to the implementation of the BDCP, it is imperative that we first address the significant concerns associated with the proposed funding structure and the unidentified sources that are expected to pay for it," Frazier, D-Oakley, said in a press release.

Assemblymember Frazier Introduces Bill To Increase Traffic Safety and Enhance Driver Awareness

Sacramento, CA – Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D – Oakley) has introduced legislation to help prevent accidents and deaths on California roads as a result of  distracted driving due to illegal cell phone use while driving.  Distracted driving is a dangerous epidemic on America's roadways.  In 2012 alone 3,328 were killed in distracted driving crashes.

Assembly Bill 1646 will ensure that drivers understand the risk and danger of cell phone use before they receive their license, increase fines for illegal cell phone use to closely align with penalties from across the nation, and assign a point to drivers who continue to violate the law.

Frazier Introduces first bill of 2014

Assemblymember Jim Frazier has introduced a bill to make drivers think twice about picking up their cell phones. Assembly Bill 1555 will increase penalties for drivers who kill or cause a person bodily harm while talking or texting without a hands free setup.

"I care about safety," Frazier said. "If a driver knowingly commits an illegal act that results in the death or injury of another person, that driver should face the consequences."

Small Business Groups Honor Frazier

FAIRFIELD — Two groups for small business in California have honored state Assemblyman Jim Frazier for his legislative work.

He earned Summa Cum Laude honors in the 2013 Legislative Honor Roll released by the California Small Business Association and the California Small Business Roundtable.

“As someone who owned and operated a business for over 20 years, I understand the challenges that small businesses face,” Frazier, D-Oakley, said in a release.

Assemblymember Frazier Introduces His First Bill of 2014

AB 1555 Will Help Save Lives and Enhance Driver Safety

Sacramento, CA – Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D – Oakley) has introduced a bill to make drivers think twice about picking up their cell phones while driving. Assembly Bill 1555 will increase penalties for drivers who kill or cause a person bodily harm while talking or texting without a hands free setup.

“I care about safety,” said Assemblymember Frazier. “If a driver knowingly commits an illegal act that results in the death or injury of another person, that driver should face the consequences.”

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