Assemblywoman Cecelia González

Party: Democratic

Legislative Service

  • Nevada Assembly, 2021 (first elected November 2020)—one regular session
  • 2021 SESSION COMMITTEES: Judiciary; Legislative Operations and Elections; Natural Resources

Honors and Awards

  • Spirit of Community, CARE Advocate Award, 2015
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Graduate and Professional Student Association Research Forum, 1st Place Social Science Poster, 2017

Other Achievements

  • Millennium Scholarship, 2010
  • Delta Tau Lambda Sorority, Inc., 2011-current

Affiliations

  • Amnesty International, Sexual and Reproductive Rights Peer Trainer, 2016-2020
  • Asian American and Pacific Islander Democratic Caucus, 2019-current
  • Fight for a Future National Leadership Council–Generation Progress, 2017-2018
  • Jean Nidetch Women’s Center, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, CARE Advocate, 2013-2019
  • Mass Liberation Project–Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada, 2018-current
  • Women’s Research Institute of Nevada, National Education for Women’s (NEW) Leadership Program, 2017-current

Education

  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Ph.D. Multicultural Education – Curriculum and Instruction (Candidate)
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas, M.Ed. Multicultural Education – Curriculum and Instruction, 2019
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas, B.A., Criminal Justice, minor degree in Sociology, 2015
  • Canyon Springs High School, Honors Diploma, 2010

Personal

Occupation: Educator
Recreation: Hiking, traveling, reading
Born: 1991, Whittier, California

Primary Sponsor

ACR6 Directs the Joint Interim Standing Committee on the Judiciary to conduct a study relating to battery which constitutes domestic violence. (BDR R-840)
SB78 Makes various changes relating to property. (BDR 10-623)
SB92 Revises provisions relating to sidewalk vendors. (BDR 20-53)
AB101 Revises provisions relating to informants. (BDR 14-228)
AB121 Revises provisions relating to incarcerated persons. (BDR 16-138)
AB144 Revises provisions governing the sale of certain lighting products. (BDR 58-621)
SB153 Makes various changes relating to corrections. (BDR 16-126)
AB155 Establishes provisions relating to biomarker testing. (BDR 40-305)
AB163 Revises provisions governing employment. (BDR 53-834)
AB169 Revises provisions governing the labeling of feminine hygiene products. (BDR 51-617)
AB171 Revises provisions governing public works. (BDR 28-179)
AB176 Revises provisions relating to housing. (BDR 10-226)
AB192 Revises provisions relating to elections. (BDR 24-836)
AB193 Revises provisions relating to custodial interrogations of children. (BDR 5-229)
AB207 Revises provisions governing work-based learning programs. (BDR 34-835)
AB209 Revises provisions relating to certain providers of health care. (BDR 3-833)
AB210 Revises provisions governing public works. (BDR 28-832)
AB217 Revises provisions governing higher education. (BDR 34-464)
SB227 Revises provisions relating to crimes. (BDR 15-17)
AB228 Revises provisions governing required courses in high school. (BDR 34-572)
SB239 Establishes provisions governing the prescribing, dispensing and administering of medication designed to end the life of a patient. (BDR 40-677)
AB245 Revises provisions governing education. (BDR 34-818)
AB246 Revises provisions governing elections. (BDR 24-821)
AB251 Revises provisions governing prescriptions. (BDR 54-1006)
SB262 Revises the qualifications for membership on certain town advisory councils and boards. (BDR 21-857)
AB266 Revises provisions relating to governmental administration. (BDR 20-120)
AB282 Establishes provisions governing a subsidy for certain substitute teachers. (BDR 34-841)
AB292 Revises provisions governing offenders. (BDR 16-252)
SB296 Revises provisions related to traffic stops. (BDR 43-196)
AB308 Revises provisions governing education. (BDR 34-1000)
AB317 Revises provisions relating to dual credit courses. (BDR 34-948)
AB318 Revises provisions governing certain providers of health care. (BDR 54-761)
SB320 Revises provisions related to the Legislature. (BDR 23-194)
AB322 Revises provisions relating to kratom products. (BDR 52-763)
AB323 Revises provisions relating to education. (BDR 34-114)
AB336 Revises provisions governing driver authorization cards. (BDR 43-837)
SB348 Revises provisions relating to health facilities. (BDR 40-51)
AB369 Revises provisions governing the administration of justice. (BDR 14-67)
SB373 Revises provisions relating to language access. (BDR 18-1034)
AB383 Revises provisions relating to health care. (BDR 40-116)
SB428 Proposes to exempt sales of diapers from sales and use taxes and analogous taxes upon approval by the voters. (BDR 32-1033)

Co-Sponsor

SCR3 Memorializes esteemed attorney and lobbyist Ben Graham. (BDR R-1095)
ACR4 Directs the Joint Interim Standing Committee on Government Affairs to conduct a study of the use of polygraphic examinations on certain employees. (BDR R-1008)
SJR6 Proposes to amend the Nevada Constitution to provide for annual sessions of the Legislature. (BDR C-954)
AJR6 Proposes to amend the Nevada Constitution to adopt the National Popular Vote Compact. (BDR C-389)
SJR7 Proposes to amend the Nevada Constitution to establish certain rights relating to reproductive health. (BDR C-864)
AJR8 Urges the Congress of the United States to deschedule marijuana as a schedule I controlled substance. (BDR R-615)
AB109 Establishes provisions relating to soil health. (BDR 49-571)
AB116 Requires the provision of information and referrals concerning Down syndrome under certain circumstances. (BDR 40-569)
SB131 Revises provisions relating to reproductive health care. (BDR 54-44)
SB133 Revises provisions relating to presidential electors. (BDR 24-539)
AB139 Revises provisions governing certain demographic information collected by governmental agencies. (BDR 19-122)
AB140 Makes Juneteenth Day a legal holiday in this State. (BDR 19-63)
AB157 Revises provisions relating to the crime of living from the earnings of a prostitute. (BDR 15-641)
AB162 Establishes provisions governing the use of neonicotinoid pesticides. (BDR 51-97)
SB163 Requires certain health insurance to cover treatment of certain conditions relating to gender dysphoria and gender incongruence. (BDR 57-129)
AB167 Makes various changes relating to dementia. (BDR 38-787)
AB170 Revises provisions relating to certain offenses involving concentrated cannabis. (BDR 40-110)
AB179 Establishes the Perinatal Quality Collaborative. (BDR 40-98)
SB189 Makes an appropriation to Communities In Schools of Nevada for the purpose of providing integrated student support services. (BDR S-499)
SB195 Revises provisions related to cannabis. (BDR 56-452)
AB199 Authorizes chiropractic physicians to evaluate and treat a person who has sustained an injury to the head. (BDR 54-828)
SB204 Provides for the limited practice of medicine by certain medical school graduates. (BDR 54-49)
AB224 Revises provisions governing collective bargaining. (BDR 23-155)
SB231 Makes appropriations to the Interim Finance Committee for allocation to school districts that budget salary increases for certain employees and to the Department of Education for certain personnel costs. (BDR S-508)
AB264 Revises provisions governing attendance in public schools. (BDR 34-639)
AB267 Revises provisions governing cultural competency training. (BDR 40-820)
AB269 Revises provisions governing education. (BDR 34-123)
SB273 Changes the name of the Nevada State College to the Nevada State University. (BDR 34-968)
AB274 Revises provisions governing required instruction in financial literacy. (BDR 34-759)
AB276 Revises provisions governing telehealth. (BDR 54-831)
AB277 Establishes provisions governing rural emergency hospitals. (BDR 40-637)
AB280 Revises provisions governing behavior schools in public school districts. (BDR 34-790)
AB283 Makes changes relating to doula services. (BDR 38-844)
AB286 Makes various changes relating to elections. (BDR 24-530)
AB290 Revises provisions governing motor vehicles. (BDR 43-620)
SB305 Provides for the establishment of a retirement savings program for private sector employees. (BDR 31-933)
AB339 Revises provisions governing accountability reports of public schools. (BDR 34-786)
AB382 Makes an appropriation to the Immigration Clinic at the William S. Boyd School of Law of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, for the purpose of expanding the provision of pro bono legal services relating to immigration law. (BDR S-858)
SB439 Revises provisions relating to communicable diseases. (BDR 40-987)