No. D068657.

7 Cal.App.5th 12 (2016)

COUNTY OF SAN DIEGO et al., Plaintiffs and Appellants, v. COMMISSION ON STATE MANDATES et al., Defendants and Respondents.

Court of Appeals of California, Fourth District, Division One.

December 28, 2016.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Thomas E. Montgomery , County Counsel (San Diego), Timothy M. Barry , Chief Deputy County Counsel, Mary C. Wickham , County Counsel (Los Angeles), Sangkee Peter Lee , Deputy County Counsel, Leon J. Page , County Counsel (Orange), Suzanne E. Shoai , Deputy County Counsel, Robyn Truitt Drivon , County Counsel (Sacramento), Krista Castlebary Whitman , Assistant County Counsel, and Jean-Rene Claude Basle , County Counsel (San Bernardino), for Plaintiffs and Appellants.

Jennifer B. Henning for California State Association of Counties and League of California Cities as Amici Curiae on behalf of Plaintiffs and Appellants.

Kamala D. Harris , Attorney General, Douglas J. Woods , Assistant Attorney General, Mark R. Beckington and Kim L. Nguyen , Deputy Attorneys General, for Defendants and Respondents California Department of Finance, California State Controller, and the State of California.

Camille Shelton , Chief Legal Counsel, and Matthew B. Jones , Commission Counsel, for Defendant and Respondent Commission on State Mandates.


In 1998 the Commission on State Mandates (Commission), established by the Legislature to determine when the state is constitutionally required to reimburse local governments and school districts for state-mandated costs, concluded costs associated with eight activities required of local governments by the then...

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