This story originally appeared on PressDemocrat.com, also part of the Sonoma Media Investments network.

A number of new laws go into affect in 2019 for all California citizens. From the bizarre to the useful, the new legislation has the ability to improve or restrict your life in the new year.

Did you know that milk and water are now the default drink provided with kids’ meals? Or that public companies must have at least one female director on their boards by the end of the year?

Navigating the new laws may seem daunting. Click through our gallery above peruse some of the rules and regulations that may have an impact on your life in 2019.

This story originally appeared on PressDemocrat.com, also part of the Sonoma Media Investments network.