2018 Position Letters - Sterilization

Bills about Sterilization and Eugenics
Legislation

SB 1190 (Skinner) – Support - Eugenics Sterilization Compensation Program

This bill would establish the Eugenics Sterilization Compensation Program, for the purpose of providing victim compensation to any survivor of state sponsored sterilization conducted pursuant to eugenics laws that existed in the State of California between 1909 and 1979. It would require an outreach effort to locate any qualified recipient to apply for victim compensation.

pdf version 4-16-18 support letter
pdf version 6-19-18 support letter
pdf version 7-20-18 support letter