The Legislative Office represents the Commissioner and the CDI in all matters before the California Legislature. Its staff is responsible for advancing the CDI's legislative agenda, establishing effective working relationships with all stakeholders in the legislative process, and providing technical assistance to the legislature on insurance related issues.
The staff of the Legislative Office is responsible for coordinating departmental legislative proposals and the analyses of introduced legislation likely to have a potential impact on the department. The staff also coordinates and prepares testimony and materials for legislative hearings and participates in meetings with authors, sponsors, and advocates of legislation affecting the department. In addition, staff conducts in-house training on legislative bill analysis and the legislative process.