Remote Full Commission Planning Meeting – January 13, 2021

Notice and Agenda for Full Commission Business Meeting of the California Commission on Asian & Pacific Islander American Affairs

Date: Wednesday, January 13, 2021 Time: 05:00 PM (PST)

Under Government Code section 11123(a), all meetings of a state body are open and public, and all persons are permitted to attend any meeting of a state body, except as otherwise provided in that article. Pursuant to Executive Order N-29-20, certain provisions of the Bagley-Keene Open Meeting Act are suspended due to a State of Emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Consistent with the Executive Order, this Commission meeting will be conducted by virtually. None of the locations from which Commissioners will participate will be open to the public. Members of the public who wish to observe the meeting may do so via web or phone. The weblink is closed. The phone conference number is (669) 900-6833, password is 256400 and meeting ID is 918 6243 9218#.

Members of the public will be invited to provide comments at the time the specific agenda item is raised. Members of the public who wish to make a comment may do so by pushing the raised hand button in Zoom during consideration of the agenda item they wish to comment on. Speakers are asked to limit their comment to approximately 2 minutes.


  1. Welcome and Call to Order
  2. Roll Call
  3. Approve Minutes from May 22, 2020
  4. Chair Opening Remarks
  5. Commissioner Comment
  6. Executive Director Report
    1. Operations
    2. Program and Policy
  7. Commission structure and governance
    1. Ad hoc committees
  8. Meetings for the next 6 months
  9. Public Comment: During this comment period, any person is invited to speak on any topic that is not listed on this agenda. Action may not be taken on any matter raised during this public comment period until the matter is specifically listed on a future agenda. Those who wish to comment on an item that has been listed on this agenda may comment when that item has been opened for consideration by the Commission and before any action is taken.
  10. Adjournment


The Commission complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act by ensuring that the meeting facilities are accessible to persons with disabilities, and providing that this notice and information given to the members of the board is available to the public in appropriate alternative formats when requested. If you need further assistance, including disability-related modifications or accommodations, you may contact Nkauj Iab Yang at, as soon as practicable, and at least by the day before the meeting.


Requests for information prior to the meeting may be directed to Nkauj Iab Yang at or 510-860-6137. To view this agenda online please visit our website at