2017 Financial State of California (Released 9/25/2018)
Prior Years' TIA Data
Publishing Entity: California State Controller's Office
Cell phone owners in California could soon pay extra for the privilege of sending text messages, thanks to landline-era legislation and changing usage patterns. According to recent public law filings, the state's Public Utilities Commission (PUC) is considering a plan that would bill users a monthly fee for any text message services they use, and phone service carriers aren't happy about it.