The Bureau of State Audits is currently holding public hearings to solicit comments about the processes that should be used to select members of an Applicant Review Panel to assess the applicants and create an applicant pool of 60 qualified members. From that pool the final 14 members of the Commission will be selected (5 democrats, 5 republicans and four of neither party).
The remaining hearing dates and locations are:
- February 23, 2009 - Central Branch Library, Mark Taper Auditorium, 630 W. 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071 - 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
- February 27, 2009 - Office of the Courts, Milton Marks Auditorium, 455 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco, CA 940102 - 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
- March 3, 2009 - California Secretary of State Office Building Auditorium, 1500 11th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814 - 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.