Title Variation California bar examination Frequency Semiannual Note Description based on: spring 1974; title from cover. Note Issues from July 2001- also available online via the State Bar's website.
However, California law hardly is ever tested on the essays. It was tested in July 2016 and there was a brief California issue in July 2009 when Civil Procedure was combined with Professional Responsibility. While California law is not frequently tested, you still want to know it! Rumor has it that California Civil Procedure will be tested more.