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California: Procedural changes to the Private Attorney’s General Act
January 1, 2021
Beginning on January 1, 2021, the investigation procedure set forth in the Private Attorney’s General Act, California Labor Code 2699.3, will change. On that date, agencies investigating claims filed under the Act will no longer be able to extend the investigation period beyond 120 days. Up until January 1, 2021, agencies may extend the investigation period up to 60 days beyond the prescribed 120 days.