Governor's Proclamations and Executive Orders
Law Library: Microfilm J 87.C2 A15 (Microform Room)(1849-1990)
Governor’s Chaptered Bill Files
California State Archives. 1943-2010. 303 microfilm reels. For each bill that becomes law or is vetoed, the Governor’s Office creates a separate file. Each file may include a copy of the bill in its final version, analyses by the Legislative Counsel and Attorney General concerning the constitutionality of the bill and its affect on existing codes and statutes, a summary and analysis prepared by the Governor’s Legislative Secretary with a recommendation for approval or veto, position statements by the bill’s author, affected agencies, and special interest groups, and, for vetoed bills, the text of the Governor’s veto message. A list of the files is available at the California State Archives.
Message of the Governor of the State of California to the Legislature. 1849 - . Biennial 1865-1965. Annual 1849-1863, 1965-.
Law Library: KFC 14 L41. Governor's messages are printed in the Assembly and Senate Journals.
Inaugural Addresses of California Governors
Internet: Governor's Gallery (search by individual governor)