New Laws

New laws to affect drivers, riders

Several new state laws are set to take effect in 2014, and the California Highway Patrol and Department of Motor Vehicles have outlined a dozen that could affect local motorists ...

Social media safeguards, sales tax boost ring in new year

AUBURN CA - Placer County is ringing in new laws as well as the new year as state lawmakers move to increase social media privacy, increase the sales tax and give a second cha ...

New laws to protect consumers, victims and cows

In a long list of new laws that hit the books this year, state lawmakers addressed rising concerns with fraud, drunken driving and an wide array of other issues, some of which migh ...