Eliminate “Gut and Amend” Bill Process

Eliminate “Gut and Amend” Bill Process

Proposed by Barbara Broide/WRAC LUPC on September 16, 2020
Passage deadline: December 2020

Passed by

  • Bel Air-Beverly Crest Neighborhood Council
  • Del Rey Neighborhood Council (modified version)
  • Mar Vista Community Council
  • Pacific Palisades Community Council
  • Westside Neighborhood Council


Whereas the Sacramento Legislative process known as “gut and amend” eliminates transparency and public participation by misleading the intent and content of the bill being considered,

The NC/CC _____________ recommends the following reform: Eliminate the “gut and amend” bill process and request the City of Los Angeles include in its Sacramento legislative priorities the elimination of the “gut and amend” bill process.