Reparations and Redress

In 1981, seven years before the passage of the Civil Liberties Act of 1988, the federal act for reparations, Assemblyman Patrick Johnston proposed a bill that would compensate State employees for salaries lost due to wrongful termination because they were Japanese.  AB2710 was enacted into law on August 17, 1982, providing monetary compensation to qualifying former state employees.

Reparations and Redress