Senate Bill No. 145 CHAPTER 79 An act to amend Sections 290 and 290.006 of the Penal Code, relating to sex offenders. Approved by Governor September 11, 2020. Filed with Secretary of State September 11, 2020. LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST SB 145, Wiener. Sex offenders registration. Existing law, the Sex Offender Registration Act, requires a person convicted of one of certain crimes, as specified, to register with law enforcement as a sex offender while residing in California or while attending school or working in California, as specified. A willful failure to register, as required by the act, is a misdemeanor or felony, depending on the underlying offense. This bill would exempt from mandatory registration under the act a person convicted of certain offenses involving minors if the person