Assembly Bill 2378


Three people stand next to each other, smiling at the camera. On the far left, a man wearing a burgundy polo and glasses holds a cane and papers in one hand. On the far right, a man wearing a gray suit and blue striped tie holds a paper in one hand. In the middle, a woman wearing a navy t-shirt and khaki blazer has her arms on either side of the men.On Monday, April 25, 2022, David Lopez, Client Advocate, represented Alta California Regional Center to deliver a testimonial in support of Assembly Bill 2378, authored by Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin, which is designed to provide tax credits to businesses that hire people with disabilities and seeks to secure and sustain quality job opportunities for individuals with disabilities.

David said, ”Employment is the great equalizer…it would allow people with developmental disabilities to be able to work and contribute to their community and to society in meaningful ways.” You can view the full video testimonial or read the testimonial.