February 24, 2024
California lawmakers to scrutinize Newsom’s oversight of generative AI, codifying Biden policy
California lawmakers have scheduled a special hearing for later this month to examine Gov. Gavin Newsom’s (D) policy path for overseeing the state’s use of generative artificial intelligence, as part of a broader effort to consider codifying President Biden’s AI Bill Rights, among other legislative proposals.
A key focus of the Feb. 21 hearing will be SB 896, which would codify for the state Biden’s “blueprint” issued in November 2022 for establishing civil rights protections in the use of...