From The Appeal :
Assembly Bill 1950 caps  probation terms at one year for misdemeanors and two years for felonies. Probation terms are stringent and can result in incarceration over technical violations, a pattern that the law seeks to diminish.
- “The Appeal”: https://mailchi.mp/theappeal/politicalreportissue2-348968
- “caps”: https://www.rstreet.org/2020/09/29/bill-to-reduce-probation-time-could-help-offenders-successfully-re-enter-society/