Richard Pan

State senate

Chair of Health Committee

D
District Party Score
SD-6 democrat
69
Contact

Votes

Type Year Categories Name Description Vote
committee_votes 2020
  • health
  • lgbtq-rights

SB201

Bans medically unnecessary cosmetic surgery performed on intersex children for the purpose of 'normalizing' a child's genitals.

Oppose
committee_votes 2020
  • economic-justice
  • health
  • workers-rights

SB1159

Creates a workers’ compensation presumption that COVID-19 related illness or death is an occupational injury.

No Vote
floor_votes 2020
  • economic-justice

SB956

Establishes the California Tax Expenditure Review Board as an independent advisory body.

Support
committee_votes 2020
  • workers-rights

SB1383

Forces employers to grant employee requests for up to 12 work weeks of unpaid parental leave.

Support
floor_votes 2020
  • workers-rights

SB1399

Expands protections for garment industry workers.

Support
floor_votes 2020
  • consumer-protection
  • health

SB977

Expands the Attorney General’s ability to prohibit certain transactions by healthcare systems that hurt consumers by limiting competition.

Support
floor_votes 2020
  • workers-rights

SB1383

Forces employers to grant employee requests for up to 12 work weeks of unpaid parental leave.

Support
committee_votes 2020
  • economic-justice
  • workers-rights

AB196

Adds COVID-19 to the definition of injuries covered by workers’ compensation for essential workers.

No Vote
committee_votes 2020
  • economic-justice
  • workers-rights

AB3216

Strengthens protections for workers facing COVID-related layoffs in the hospitality industries.

Support
committee_votes 2020
  • economic-justice
  • workers-rights

AB664

Improves workplace rights and workers' compensation standing for some first responders and healthcare workers.

No Vote
floor_votes 2020
  • gun-violence-prevention

AB2847

Strengthens gun laws by enhancing micro-stamping requirements for unsafe guns.

Support
floor_votes 2020
  • economic-justice
  • workers-rights

AB2114

Provides a procedure for UC medical employees to challenge termination of employment.

Support
floor_votes 2020
  • environmental-protection

AB1080

Sets goals to reduce waste from single-use packaging and products.

No Vote
floor_votes 2020
  • criminal-justice
  • racial-justice

AB3070

Prohibits prosecutors from striking prospective jurors from jury pools on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender and other identities.

Support
floor_votes 2020
  • criminal-justice
  • racial-justice

AB3070

Prohibits prosecutors from striking prospective jurors from jury pools on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender and other identities.

Support
floor_votes 2020
  • health
  • workers-rights

AB890

Allows nurse practitioners in California to work without physician supervision.

Oppose
floor_votes 2020
  • criminal-justice
  • lgbtq-rights

SB145

Removes remnants of discriminatory anti-sodomy laws from statutory rape punishments.

Support
committee_votes 2019
  • health
  • workers-rights

SB542

Classifies PTSD as a condition for which first responders may receive workers' compensation

Support
committee_votes 2019
  • education

SB756

Establishes 2-year moratorium on new charter schools

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • economic-justice

SB343

Removes the Kaiser Permanente loophole in state financial disclosure laws

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • health
  • workers-rights

SB227

Penalizes hospitals that violate California law regarding nurse-to-patient ratios

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • workers-rights

SB336

Requires automated transit vehicles to maintain a trained employee on board

No Vote
floor_votes 2019
  • gender-equality
  • workers-rights

SB142

Requires employers to provide lactation rooms and reasonable break time for lactation needs

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • environmental-protection

SB307

Overrides federal order to waive state level environmental review of Cadiz Water Project

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • environmental-protection
  • housing

SB25

Allows select development projects to skirt environmental review

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • economic-justice
  • housing

SB329

Prohibits landlords from rejecting applicants based on Section 8 status

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • environmental-protection
  • housing

SB621

Creates environmental review loopholes and lowers requirements for affordable housing construction

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • criminal-justice

SB136

Repeals sentencing enhancements for those with prior offenses

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • criminal-justice
  • lgbtq-rights

SB145

Removes remnants of discriminatory anti-sodomy laws from statutory rape punishments.

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • housing

SB529

Grants tenants right to organize as part of a tenant association

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • health
  • immigration

SB29

Expands Medi-Cal to all residents, regardless of immigration status

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • housing

SB529

Grants tenants right to organize as part of a tenant association

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • environmental-protection

SB551

Mandates development of plans for decommissioning, cleanup and remediation of abandoned wells

No Vote
floor_votes 2019
  • economic-justice

SB616

Forces debt collectors to leave final $1,724 in a bank account

No Vote
committee_votes 2019
  • education

AB331

Makes ethnic studies a requirement for all public and charter high schools

Support
committee_votes 2019
  • consumer-protection
  • health

AB290

Prevents dialysis companies from steering patients from medi-cal to boost corporate profits

Support
committee_votes 2019
  • education

AB1505

Empowers local districts to evaluate charter school applications based on economic impact criteria

Support
committee_votes 2019
  • education

AB1507

Grants local districts more leeway in evaluating charter school applications

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • education

AB1353

Shortens length of probationary period for unclassified employees from 1 year to 6 months

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • workers-rights

AB749

Prohibits "no rehire" provisions that bar victims of mistreatment from employment with offending company

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • health
  • workers-rights

SB227

Penalizes hospitals that violate California law regarding nurse-to-patient ratios

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • workers-rights

AB51

Prohibits employers from forcing job candidates to waive legal rights in favor of forced arbitration

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • health

AB731

Requires same rate review practice for large-group health insurance plans as smaller ones

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • consumer-protection
  • health

AB290

Prevents dialysis companies from steering patients from medi-cal to boost corporate profits

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • criminal-justice

AB965

Allows people incarcerated as youth to earn time off their earliest parole date

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • housing

AB1482

Caps rent increase at 5% in 12-month period, and forces landlords to present 'just cause' before evicting

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • housing

AB1487

Creates Bay Area Housing Finance Authority, to raise and distribute affordable housing funds

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • criminal-justice
  • political-accountability
  • racial-justice

AB1600

Expedites the process to obtain police misconduct records in a criminal trial

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • criminal-justice

AB1215

Bans (for 3 yrs) biometric surveillance and facial recognition from use in police body cameras

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • education

AB1507

Grants local districts more leeway in evaluating charter school applications

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • economic-justice
  • housing

SB329

Prohibits landlords from rejecting applicants based on Section 8 status

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • economic-justice
  • housing

AB857

Allows local governments to sponsor public banks

No Vote
floor_votes 2019
  • housing

AB68

Permits construction of two ADUs on same property

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • criminal-justice

SB136

Repeals sentencing enhancements for those with prior offenses

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • economic-justice

SB268

Offers voters more information on potentially progressive taxation measures

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • workers-rights

AB1066

Grants unemployment benefits for workers during first 3 weeks of a strike

No Vote
floor_votes 2019
  • workers-rights

ACA14

Forces UC system to reduce contracted services in order to increase percent of union workers on their payroll

Support
floor_votes 2019
  • environmental-protection

SB1

Strengthens California environmental standards to pre-Trump federal levels

Support
committee_votes 2018
  • education
  • health

SB320

Requires UC and CSU campuses to provide abortion medication by 2022

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • consumer-protection

SB460

Reinstates net neutrality in California

Support
committee_votes 2018
  • workers-rights

SB1085

Ensures that public sector union officers are provided time off to perform union duties

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • environmental-justice

SB844

Funds the Water Resources Control Board to ensure public access to clean water

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • environmental-justice

SB845

Funds the Water Resources Control Board to ensure public access to clean water

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • housing

SB818

Protects homeowners from avoidable foreclosures

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • criminal-justice
  • racial-justice

SB1393

Restores the court’s ability to decrease sentence enhancements for prior convictions

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • health

SB1021

Caps co-pays for prescription drug costs

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • gun-violence-prevention

SB1100

Raises the minimum age to purchase a long-gun to 21 years old

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • criminal-justice
  • racial-justice

SB1392

Repeals California’s one-year sentencing enhancements for prior jail terms

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • gender-equality
  • workers-rights

SB1038

Ensures that individuals are accountable for workplace harassment

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • consumer-protection

SB1121

Protects consumers’ medical data from cybersecurity breaches

No Vote
floor_votes 2018
  • criminal-justice
  • racial-justice

SB1421

Provides public access to records regarding police misconduct

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • consumer-protection

SB822

Reinstates net neutrality in California

No Vote
floor_votes 2018
  • environmental-protection

SB834

Ends the transport of oil from offshore drilling facilities to the state

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • health
  • immigration

SB974

Extends Medi-Cal benefits to low-income adults regardless of immigration status

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • criminal-justice

SB1186

Requires public debate prior to law enforcement’s acquisition of surveillance technology

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • gender-equality
  • workers-rights

SB1300

Strengthens employer obligations to prevent workplace harassment

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • criminal-justice
  • racial-justice

SB1392

Repeals California’s one-year sentencing enhancements for prior jail terms

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • health

AB186

Provides safe, government-run injection sites to prevent overdose and disease

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • health

AB595

Expands government oversight of health plan mergers to protect consumers

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • gun-violence-prevention
  • workers-rights

AB2888

Expands the groups of people who can seek a firearm restraining order

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • criminal-justice
  • gun-violence-prevention
  • racial-justice

AB748

Mandates that law enforcement publicly provide recordings of lethal force incidents

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • environmental-justice
  • environmental-protection

AB2447

Provides information to residents potentially impacted by pollution in their language

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • criminal-justice

AB3131

Requires law enforcement to notify the public when acquiring military equipment

Support
floor_votes 2018
  • immigration

AB638

Requires immigration consultants to be state- or federally-authorized

No Vote
floor_votes 2018
  • criminal-justice

SB439

Prevents children under 12 years old from being tried in juvenile court

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • gun-violence-prevention

AB7

Outlaws open carry in more public spaces

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • health

AB186

Provides safe, government-run injection sites to prevent overdose and disease

No Vote
floor_votes 2017
  • criminal-justice

AB859

Helps provide justice for abused senior citizens

No Vote
floor_votes 2017
  • environmental-protection
  • housing

AB890

Mandates all new developments undergo environmental review

No Vote
floor_votes 2017
  • criminal-justice

AB1308

Provides consideration of release for more young adults

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • economic-justice
  • housing

AB1397

Creates more accurate inventory of land available for housing

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • consumer-protection
  • health

AB1461

Requires meal subscription companies to meet health standards

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • economic-justice
  • housing

AB1505

Requires new housing to have more affordable units

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • immigration

SB30

Bars CA from contracting companies that help build border wall

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • environmental-protection

SB49

Revives federal environmental protections by enacting them as California law

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • immigration

SB54

Makes California a sanctuary state for immigrants

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • immigration

SB54

Makes California a sanctuary state for immigrants

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • housing

SB166

Requires cities to provide housing sites for all income levels

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • criminal-justice
  • racial-justice

SB180

Reforms War on Drugs-era sentence enhancements

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • health
  • lgbtq-rights

SB239

Eliminates criminalization of those with HIV

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • consumer-protection
  • health

SB258

Requires the disclosure of ingredients in cleaning products

No Vote
floor_votes 2017
  • economic-justice
  • workers-rights

SB298

Protects seasonal workers’ savings from debt collectors

No Vote
floor_votes 2017
  • criminal-justice

SB345

Mandates that police publicly publish their policies

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • criminal-justice

SB439

Prevents children under 12 years old from being tried in juvenile court

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • gun-violence-prevention

SB464

Enhances security measures to fight gun theft

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • health

SB538

Reduces health care costs

Oppose
floor_votes 2017
  • health

SB562

Health care for all California residents

No Vote
committee_votes 2017
  • workers-rights

SB574

Gives UC contract employees equal pay

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • criminal-justice

SB620

Gives more options to judges in sentencings

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • criminal-justice

SB620

Gives more options to judges in sentencings

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • health

SB705

Prohibits food vendors from using styrofoam

No Vote
floor_votes 2017
  • consumer-protection
  • health

SB790

Helps stop Big Pharma from paying off doctors

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • health

AB186

Provides safe, government-run injection sites to prevent overdose and disease

Support
floor_votes 2017
  • criminal-justice

SB439

Prevents children under 12 years old from being tried in juvenile court

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • economic-justice
  • workers-rights

AB 67

Grants fair pay for workers on Thanksgiving

No Vote
floor_votes 2016
  • environmental-justice
  • environmental-protection

AB 197

Forms committee to reduce local carbon emissions

No Vote
floor_votes 2016
  • education

AB 709

Requires more accountability from charter schools

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • workers-rights

AB 1066

Ensures fair overtime pay for farm workers

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • education
  • workers-rights

AB 1690

Strengthens job security for part-time community college professors

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • education
  • workers-rights

AB 1690

Strengthens job security for part-time community college professors

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • criminal-justice
  • racial-justice
  • voting-rights

AB 2466

Gives voting rights to low-level felons

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • environmental-justice

AB 2748

Helps those affected by environmental disasters

N/A
floor_votes 2016
  • environmental-justice

AB 2748

Helps those affected by environmental disasters

No Vote
floor_votes 2016
  • consumer-protection
  • housing

AB 2819

Helps dependable renters avoid inaccurate eviction lists

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • health
  • immigration

SB 10

Increases health insurance options for undocumented immigrants

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • economic-justice
  • education
  • racial-justice

SB 527

Provides grants to help at-risk students and reduce truancy

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • gender-equality
  • workers-rights

SB 654

Increases length of parental leave

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • consumer-protection
  • economic-justice
  • gender-equality

SB 899

Fights the "pink tax"

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • criminal-justice
  • racial-justice

SB 966

Removes additional jail time for prior drug convictions

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • criminal-justice
  • racial-justice

SB 966

Removes additional jail time for prior drug convictions

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • environmental-justice

SB 1000

Demands a focus on environmental issues in poor areas

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • voting-rights

SB 1107

Allows new options for election campaign funding

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • voting-rights

SB 1107

Allows new options for election campaign funding

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • criminal-justice
  • racial-justice

SB 1129

Eliminates criminal sentences for prostituted minors

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • economic-justice
  • housing

SB 1150

Protects people from foreclosure after death of a family member

N/A
floor_votes 2016
  • economic-justice
  • housing

SB 1150

Protects people from foreclosure after death of a family member

No Vote
floor_votes 2016
  • economic-justice
  • housing

SB 1150

Protects people from foreclosure after death of a family member

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • economic-justice
  • housing

SB 1150

Protects people from foreclosure after death of a family member

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • workers-rights

SB 1166

Increases length of parental leave

N/A
floor_votes 2016
  • workers-rights

SB 1166

Increases length of parental leave

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • consumer-protection
  • environmental-justice

SB 1263

Strengthens regulations to increase clean water access

N/A
floor_votes 2016
  • consumer-protection
  • environmental-justice

SB 1263

Strengthens regulations to increase clean water access

Support
floor_votes 2016
  • environmental-justice

SB 1318

Improves water and wastewater services for poor communities

N/A
floor_votes 2016
  • environmental-justice

SB 1318

Improves water and wastewater services for poor communities

No Vote
floor_votes 2016
  • criminal-justice
  • racial-justice

SB 1322

Decriminalizes prostitution for minors

N/A
floor_votes 2015

AB 359

Improves job security for grocery workers

Support
floor_votes 2015

AB 465

Protects workers from being forced to give up their rights

Support
floor_votes 2015

AB 1017

Helps secure equal pay for women

Support
floor_votes 2015

AB 1352

Prevents deportation of immigrants for minor drug offenses

Support
floor_votes 2015

SB 32

Sets climate pollution reduction target for 2030

Support
floor_votes 2015

SB 347

Expands list of persons prohibited from purchasing firearms

N/A
floor_votes 2015

SB 347

Expands list of persons prohibited from purchasing firearms

Support
floor_votes 2015

SB 406

Expands Paid Family Leave Program

Support
floor_votes 2015

SB 546

Protects employers and workers from health care cost increases

Support
floor_votes 2015

SB 546

Protects employers and workers from health care cost increases

Support
floor_votes 2015

AB 1351

Allows pre-trial diversion into drug treatment programs

Support
floor_votes 2015

SB 3

Increases the minimum wage

Support
floor_votes 2015

AB 1351

Allows pre-trial diversion into drug treatment programs

N/A
floor_votes 2015

SB 7

Improves water conservation

N/A

Corporate Money

Type Amount
Real Estate $125,068
Oil & Gas $89,950
Cops $68,200

Score Card Grades from Partners

Partner Score
ACLU
89
CA Environmental Justice Alliance
79
CA Federation of Teachers
92
CA League of Conservation Voters
92
Disability Rights CA
100
Equality CA
89
Health Access
100
Planned Parenthood
100
Sierra Club
38
United Domestic Workers
92
United Food & Commercial Workers Western States Council
100

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