The Office of Special Representative (OSR) reports directly to the Commissioner and is responsible for representing the Department concerning state and federal legislation that impacts the programs and operations of the California Highway Patrol (CHP). The Department’s Special Representative to the Legislature advises the Commissioner and the Department on all legislative matters and serves as liaison to the California State Senate and Assembly, as well as the United States Congress. In accordance with Sections 10242.5(c)(1) and 9795 of the California Government Code, OSR is also responsible for ensuring the following CHP legislative reports required by law are filed.
The CHP’s Special
Representative to the Legislature and OSR are committed to providing the CHP
exceptional representation in order to ensure effective communication with the
Governor's Office, members of the legislative body, state and federal agencies,
and allied law enforcement agencies. The OSR may be reached by email at OSR@chp.ca.gov or by phone at (916) 843-3200.