News laws took effect in California and cities around the state on New Year’s Day.
Restrictions on teen drivers, new gun control regulations and extended family leave were among a large number of laws that were implemented statewide on Jan. 1.
A ban on plastic grocery bags was also enacted in Los Angeles.
Dave Mecham reports for the KTLA 5 Morning News on Jan 2, 2014.
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