• CalChoice Associate Members Comply with Customer Privacy Report Audit

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    On August 31, 2012, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) issued Decision 12-08-045, which extends privacy protections to customers of community choice aggregators. To comply with the regulation, each CalChoice CCA was required to submit AMI reports before April 30, 2022. Documents submitted to the CPUC included the 2021 Annual Data Privacy Report and the Independent Auditors Report Agreed Upon Procedures (AUP).  Read more »

  • Pico Rivera Earns AA Bond Rating from S&P Global

    City of Pico Rivera Earns AA Bond rating

    On April 26, 2022, the City of Pico Rivera received an AA bond rating from Standard and Poor’s (S&P), one of the leading rating agencies in the country. Pico Rivera’s AA rating reflects the strength of the City’s local economy and fiscal outlook, financial management policies and practices, and budgetary performance. Read more »

  • CalPERS Moves Forward on New Retired Annuitant Regulation

    On Monday, April 18, 2022, the Pension and Health Benefits Committee of the CalPERS Board of Administration voted to move forward with adopting a regulation governing the employment of retired persons, or “retired annuitants.” Read more »

  • Cal/OSHA Adopts Next Iteration of ETS

    On April 21, 2022, California’s Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board adopted the next iteration of the Cal/OSHA Emergency Temporary Standards (“ETS”), which sets out workplace safety requirements related to COVID-19 applicable to public employers. This latest ETS comes a few weeks before the current ETS is set to expire on May 6, 2022. Read more »

  • Princess Tyga Reigns at the Heart of Risk Management Efforts in California JPIA Member City of Lemon Grove

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    One of the California Joint Powers Insurance Authority’s (California JPIA) newest members, the City of Lemon Grove, is a community of more than 26,000 residents located in eastern San Diego County. The city elected to participate in the Authority’s Primary Liability Program, Excess Workers’ Compensation Program, and Property Program as of July 1, 2020, seeking improvements to the city’s day-to-day risk management oversight as well as reduced program expenditures. Read more »

  • California JPIA Shares Insights at CSMFO and PARMA Conferences

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    California Joint Powers Insurance Authority (California JPIA) staff members share knowledge and best practices with municipal staff and industry peers at two important conferences: the 2022 California Society of Municipal Finance Officers (CSMFO) Conference, “Discover CSMFO: Exploring our Financial Future,” and the Public Agency Risk Management Association (PARMA) 48th Conference and Expo, “The Carnivàle of Risk”. Read more »

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