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Legislation/Advocacy

CA Board of Barbering and Cosmetology final rule effective 7/1/2016: Amendments to the Examination Requirements for Military Personnel

06/02/2016

California **CA Board of Barbering and Cosmetology final rule effective 7/1/2016: Amendments to the Examination Requirements for Military Personnel Issue: Education Subissue: Veterans/Military Personnel/Spouses First Reported: 05/07/2015 Date ... Read more >


Stateside Alert: Amendments to Nursing Education Rules

05/02/2016

California CA Board of Registered Nursing departmental discussion: Amendments to Nursing Education Rules Issue: Professional Board Requirements Subissue: Nursing First Reported: 04/29/2016 Date Updated: 04/29/2016 Contact: Ronnie Whitaker 916... Read more >


CA Department of Consumer Affairs, Dental Hygiene Committee final rule effective 2/18/2016: Amendments to the Remedial Education Rules for Dental Hygienists

03/03/2016

Issue: Professional Board Requirements Subissue: Allied Health Education Requirements First Reported: 11/26/2013 Date Updated: 03/02/2016 Contact: Anthony Lum 916-576-5004 Citation: Title 16, Division 11, ?? 1108 Upcoming Action: Nothing... Read more >


Stateside Alert

12/15/2015

California **CA Department of Consumer Affairs, Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education final emergency regulation effective 2/1/2015, 7/31/2015 and final rule 11/23/2015: Amendments to the Rules Addressing Degree Granting Institutions Issue:... Read more >


CA Board of Behavioral Sciences final regulation effective 1/1/2016: Amendments to the Licensed Professional Counselor and Marriage and Family Therapists Rules

12/10/2015

California **CA Board of Behavioral Sciences final regulation effective 1/1/2016: Amendments to the Licensed Professional Counselor and Marriage and Family Therapists Rules Issue: Professional Board Requirements Subissue: Selected Professions ... Read more >


CALIFORNIA A.B. 25 - State Financial Aid

10/14/2015

Sponsor: Assemblymember Mike Gipson (D) Summary: Final version (4/8/2015): Requires the California Student Aid Commission to establish an appeal process, as part of the Cal Grant Program, for an otherwise qualifying institution that fails to sati... Read more >


CALIFORNIA A.B. 573 - State Financial Aid

10/14/2015

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jose Medina (D) Summary: Current version (9/4/2015): Authorizes state agencies that provide certification, registration or licensure necessary to promote the safety and protection of the public to, on a case-by-case basis, ... Read more >


CALIFORNIA A.B. 636 - Student Complaints and Arbitration

10/14/2015

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jose Medina (D) Summary: Final version (4/29/2015): Authorizes the identification of an alleged assailant, even if the victim does not consent to being identified, if the institution determines both that the alleged assail... Read more >


CALIFORNIA A.B. 721 - State Financial Aid

10/14/2015

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jose Medina (D) Summary: Final version (7/8/2015): Requires a public, private or independent institution to make available to the public upon request and in a prominent location on its Internet Web site within 12 months o... Read more >


CALIFORNIA A.B. 509 - Governance & State Oversight

10/14/2015

Sponsor: Assemblymember Henry Perea (D) Summary: Final version (6/23/2015): Exempts from the provisions of the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009 a bona fide organization, association, or council that offers preapprenticeship t... Read more >


CALIFORNIA A.B. 1361 - State Financial Aid

10/14/2015

Sponsor: Assemblymember Autumn Burke (D) Summary: Current version (5/20/2015): Specifies that the requirement that a student not be 28 years or older by December 31 of the student financial aid award year would not apply to a current or former me... Read more >


CAPPS Comments - Final Block Regulations

07/21/2015

CAPPS Comments - Final Block Regulations... Read more >


BPPE Proposed Rule

06/10/2015

Amendments to the Private Postsecondary Educational Institutions Rules Establishing Uniform Reporting Requirements  Issue: Education Subissue: Regulatory Structure First Reported: 12/06/2013 Date Updated: 06/09/2015 Contact: Joanne Wenzel 916-4... Read more >


California A.B. 25 - State Financial Aid

05/29/2015

Sponsor: Assemblymember Mike Gipson (D) Summary: Current version (4/8/2015): Requires the California Student Aid Commission to establish an appeal process, as part of the Cal Grant Program, for an otherwise qualifying institution that fails to sat... Read more >


California A.B. 509 - Governance & State Oversight

05/29/2015

Sponsor: Assemblymember Henry Perea (D) Summary: Current version (4/23/2015): Exempts from the provisions of the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009 a bona fide organization, association, or council that offers preapprenticeship ... Read more >


California A.B. 721 - State Financial Aid

05/29/2015

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jose Medina (D) Summary: Current version (5/28/2015):  Requires a public, private or independent institution to make available to the public upon request and in a prominent location on its Internet Web site specified stude... Read more >


California A.B. 1541 - Privacy (Student Data)

05/29/2015

Sponsor: Assembly Committee on Privacy and Consumer Protection Summary: Current version (4/29/2015): Requires a business that owns, licenses, or maintains personal information about a California resident to implement and maintain reasonable securit... Read more >


California A.B. 573 - State Financial Aid

05/29/2015

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jose Medina (D) Summary: Current version (5/11/2015): Requires the board of governors, until July 1, 2018, to waive the fee for students who were enrolled at a California campus of a Corinthian Colleges, Inc., institution,... Read more >


California A.B. 967 - Student Complaints and Arbitration

05/26/2015

Sponsor: Assemblymember Das Williams (D) Summary: Current version (4/23/2015): Requires, in order to receive state funds for student financial assistance, the governing board of each community college district, the Trustees of the California State... Read more >


California A.B. 1361 - State Financial Aid

05/22/2015

Sponsor: Assemblymember Autumn Burke (D) Summary: Current version (5/20/2015):  Specifies that the requirement that a student not be 28 years or older by December 31 of the student financial aid award year would not apply to a current or former me... Read more >


California A.B. 573 - State Financial Aid

05/14/2015

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jose Medina (D) Summary: Current version (5/11/2015): Requires the board of governors, until July 1, 2018, to waive the fee for students who were enrolled at a California campus of a Corinthian Colleges, Inc., institution,... Read more >


California S.B. 690 - Privacy (Student Data)

05/14/2015

Sponsor: Senator Jeff Stone (R) Summary: Current version (4/6/2015): Expands the misdemeanor charge of misdemeanor electronic tracking to include using an electronic tracking device to determine the location or movement of an object as well as a pe... Read more >


California S.B. 665 - Public Safety & Health

05/14/2015

Sponsor: Senator Marty Block (D) Summary: Current version (4/29/2015): Mandates the Attorney General to establish a statewide Title IX Oversight Office, which would, among other things, serve as a point of contact for students who are dissatisfie... Read more >


California A.B. 181 - Governance & State Oversight (Cosmetology)

05/11/2015

Sponsor: CA Assembly Business and Professions Committee Summary: Current version (4/23/2015): Extends provisions providing for the licensure and regulation of barbers and cosmetologists by the State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology in the Depart... Read more >


California A.B. 573 - State Financial Aid

05/11/2015

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jose Medina (D) Summary: Current version (5/7/2015): Authorizes the board of governors to waive the fee for students who were enrolled in a private postsecondary educational institution that provided educational services in ... Read more >


California A.B. 1541 - Privacy (Student Data)

05/07/2015

Sponsor: Assembly Committee on Privacy and Consumer Protection Summary: Current version (4/29/2015): Requires a business that owns, licenses, or maintains personal information about a California resident to implement and maintain reasonable securit... Read more >


California A.B. 573 - State Financial Aid

05/07/2015

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jose Medina (D) Summary: Current version (5/4/2015): Authorizes the board of governors to waive the fee for students who were enrolled in a private postsecondary educational institution that provided educational services in ... Read more >


California A.B. 509 - Governance & State Oversight

05/07/2015

Sponsor: Assemblymember Henry Perea (D) Summary: Current version (4/23/2015): Exempts from the provisions of the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009 a bona fide organization, association, or council that offers preapprenticeship ... Read more >


Enacted Legislation Effective Jan. 1, 2015 - CA SB 1247 - Governance & State Oversight ,Governance & State Oversight (Regulatory Structure) ,State Financial Aid

10/01/2014

Sponsor: Senator Ted Lieu (D) Summary: Final version (8/22/2014): Extends the operation of the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009, which provides for the regulation of private postsecondary educational institutions by the Bureau... Read more >


Enacted Legislation Effective Jan. 1, 2015 - CA SB 1247 - Governance & State Oversight ,Governance & State Oversight (Regulatory Structure) ,State Financial Aid

10/01/2014

Sponsor: Senator Ted Lieu (D) Summary: Final version (8/22/2014): Extends the operation of the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009, which provides for the regulation of private postsecondary educational institutions by the Bureau... Read more >


Enacted Legislation Effective Jan. 1, 2015 - CA SB 1028 - State Financial Aid

10/01/2014

Sponsor: Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson (D) Summary: Final version (8/22/2014): Authorizes an award to be expended for a student’s living expenses. Requires the Student Aid Commission, in consultation with specified entities, for purposes of the Cal... Read more >


Enacted Legislation Effective Jan. 1, 2015 - CA AB 2377 - State Financial Aid

10/01/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember John Perez (D) Summary: Final version (8/20/2014): Establishes the California Student Loan Refinancing Program under the administration of the California Educational Facilities Authority with the goal of helping eligible col... Read more >


Vetoed Legislation - CA AB 1927 - Governance & State Oversight

10/01/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D) Summary: Final version (8/19/2014): Requires the Board of Governors of the California Community Colleges, the Trustees of the California State Universities, and the Regents of the University of California, an... Read more >


Enacted Legislation Effective Jan. 1, 2015 - CA AB 1976 State Financial Aid

10/01/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Sharon Quirk-Silva (D) Summary: Final version (5/23/2014): Authorizes the Student Aid Commission to use data from the three award years immediately preceding an award year in order to estimate the maximum number of award off... Read more >


Enacted Legislation Effective Jan. 1, 2015 - CA AB 2099 State Financial Aid

10/01/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D) Summary: Final version (8/22/2014): Deems a public or private postsecondary educational institution that is accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education eligible... Read more >


Enacted Legislation Effective Jan. 1, 2015 - CA AB 2350 Governance & State Oversight

10/01/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Susan Bonilla (D) Summary: Final version (8/18/2014): Provides that the Donahoe Higher Education Act, known as the Equity in Higher Education Act, declares that it is the policy of the State of California that all persons, r... Read more >


California S.B. 1247 - Governance & State Oversight ,Governance & State Oversight (Regulatory Structure) ,State Financial Aid

09/02/2014

Sponsor: Senator Ted Lieu (D) Summary: Current version (8/22/2014): Extends the operation of the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009, which provides for the regulation of private postsecondary educational institutions by the Bure... Read more >


California S.B. 1247 - Governance & State Oversight ,Governance & State Oversight (Regulatory Structure) ,State Financial Aid

09/02/2014

Sponsor: Senator Ted Lieu (D) Summary: Current version (8/22/2014): Extends the operation of the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009, which provides for the regulation of private postsecondary educational institutions by the Bure... Read more >


California S.B. 1247 - Governance & State Oversight ,Governance & State Oversight (Regulatory Structure) ,State Financial Aid

08/25/2014

Sponsor: Senator Ted Lieu (D) Summary: Current version (8/22/2014): Extends the operation of the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009, which provides for the regulation of private postsecondary educational institutions by the Bure... Read more >


CALIFORNIA A.B. 2350 - Governance & State Oversight

08/21/2014

Summary: Current version (8/18/2014): Provides that the Donahoe Higher Education Act, known as the Equity in Higher Education Act, declares that it is the policy of the State of California that all persons, regardless of their sex, should enjoy freed... Read more >


California A.B. 1433 - Public Safety & Health

08/11/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Mike Gatto (D) Summary: Current version (5/23/2014): Requires any report of a Part 1 violent crime, sexual assault or hate crime, received by a campus law enforcement agency to be immediately, or as soon as practicably possi... Read more >


CA Department of Consumer Affairs, Dental Hygiene Committee final regulation effective 8/4/2014

08/07/2014

Expanded Functions Course Approval  Issue: Professional Board Requirements Subissue: Allied Health Education Requirements First Reported: 07/08/2013 Date Updated: 08/06/2014 Contact: Lori Hubble (916) 263-1978 Citation: 16 CCR 1107-1108 Upcomi... Read more >


California A.B. 1927 - Governance & State Oversight

08/06/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D) Summary: Current version (7/2/2014): Requires the Board of Governors of the California Community Colleges and the Trustees of the California State Universities, and requests the Regents of the University of C... Read more >


California A.B. 1976 - State Financial Aid

08/06/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Sharon Quirk-Silva (D) Summary: Current version (5/23/2014): Authorizes the Student Aid Commission to use data from the three award years immediately preceding an award year in order to estimate the maximum number of award o... Read more >


California A.B. 2099 - State Financial Aid

08/06/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D) Summary: Current version (7/2/2014): Deems a public or private postsecondary educational institution that is accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education eligibl... Read more >


California A.B. 2377 - State Financial Aid

08/06/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember John Perez (D) Summary: Current version (5/23/2014): Establishes the California Student Loan Refinancing Program under the administration of the California Educational Facilities Authority with the goal of helping eligible c... Read more >


California A.B. 2350 - Governance & State Ov

08/06/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Susan Bonilla (D) Summary: Current version (6/18/2014): Provides that the Donahoe Higher Education Act, known as the Equity in Higher Education Act, declares that it is the policy of the State of California that all persons,... Read more >


California A.B. 330 - Governance & State Ove

08/05/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Ed Chau (D) Summary: Current version (6/17/2014): Requires private postsecondary schools to provide prospective students with a School Performance Fact Sheet, which would include the institution's net price calculator and th... Read more >


California A.B. 1318 - State Financial Aid

08/05/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Susan Bonilla (D) Summary: Current version (6/26/2014): Sets the maximum Cal Grant awards levels for students attending nonpublic postsecondary educational institutions that are accredited by the Western Association of Schoo... Read more >


California A.B. 2247 - Governance & State Oversight

08/05/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Das Williams (D) Summary: Current version (8/4/2014): Requires each campus or other unit of a private postsecondary educational institution that receives public funding through state or federal financial aid programs, is ins... Read more >


CALIFORNIA S.B. 1247 - Governance & State Oversight, Governance & State Oversight (Regulatory Structure), State Financial Aid

08/04/2014

Sponsor: Senator Ted Lieu (D) Summary: Current version (7/1/2014); Extends the operation of the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009, which provides for the regulation of private postsecondary educational institutions by the Burea... Read more >


California A.B. 1174 - Allied Health Credentialing Issues

08/04/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Raul Bocanegra (D) Summary: Current version (6/25/2014): Stipulates that the no later than January 1, 2018, the Dental Board is to promulgate regulations to establish requirements for courses of instruction for the procedure... Read more >


California A.B. 2374 - Allied Health Credentialing Issues

08/04/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Allan Mansoor (R) Summary: Current version (6/25/2014): Prohibits the Department of Health Care Services from approving a certifying organization for those purposes that does not prior to registering or certifying an individ... Read more >


California S.B. 570 - Healthcare Facility Background Checks

08/04/2014

Sponsor: Senator Mark DeSaulnier (D) Summary: Current version (7/2/2014): Establishes licensure and registration provisions relating to advanced alcohol and drug counselors and advanced alcohol and drug counselor interns, respectively, to be admini... Read more >


California S.B. 1028 - State Financial Aid

08/04/2014

Sponsor: Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson (D) Summary: Current version (6/26/2014): Authorizes an award to be expended for a student’s living expenses. Requires the Student Aid Commission, in consultation with specified entities, for purposes of the C... Read more >


A.B. 2350 - Governance & State Oversight

05/09/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Susan Bonilla (D) Summary: Provides that the Donahoe Higher Education Act, known as the Equity in Higher Education Act, declares that it is the policy of the State of California that all persons, regardless of their sex, sho... Read more >


S.B. 1264 - State Financial Aid

05/09/2014

Sponsor: Senator Fran Pavley (D) Summary: Establishes the Educator Excellence Program under the administration of the Student Aid Commission. Requires the Student Aid Commission to develop procedures for the evaluation and selection of qualified ap... Read more >


A.B. 2099 - State Financial Aid

05/09/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D) Summary: Deems a public or private postsecondary educational institution that is accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education eligible for initial and renewable ... Read more >


S.B. 845 - Governance & State Oversight

05/09/2014

Sponsor: Senator Lou Correa (D) Summary: Requests each governing body of an accredited private postsecondary education institution to develop a model contract governing the disbursement of financial aid, scholarships, campus-based aid or school ref... Read more >


A.B. 2374 - Allied Health Credentialing Issues

05/09/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Allan Mansoor (R) Summary: Current version (4/22/2014): Prohibits the Department of Health Care Services from approving an organization for those purposes that does not prior to registering or certifying a counselor, consul... Read more >


S.B. 1264 - State Financial Aid

05/09/2014

Sponsor: Senator Fran Pavley (D) Summary: Establishes the Educator Excellence Program under the administration of the Student Aid Commission. Requires the Student Aid Commission, in coordination with the Superintendent, to develop procedures for th... Read more >


A.B. 2566 - State Financial Aid

05/08/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Shirley Weber (D) Summary: Extends, commencing with the 2015–16 award year and continuing each award year thereafter, the period of eligibility under the Ortiz-Pacheco-Poochigian-Vasconcellos Cal Grant Program by one year,... Read more >


A.B. 2350 - Governance & State Oversight

05/08/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Susan Bonilla (D) Summary: Provides that the Donahoe Higher Education Act, known as the Equity in Higher Education Act, declares that it is the policy of the State of California that all persons, regardless of their sex, sho... Read more >


A.B. 2247 - Governance & State Oversight

05/08/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Das Williams (D) Summary: Requires each campus or other unit of a private postsecondary educational institution that receives public funding through state or federal financial aid programs, is institutionally accredited by a... Read more >


S.B. 1028 - State Financial Aid

05/07/2014

Sponsor: Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson (D) Summary: Requires the number of awards made each year through the Cal Grant C program to be at least the same number of awards made for the 2000–01 fiscal year. Requires the amount awarded to be not less t... Read more >


S.B. 1069 - Governance & State Oversight

05/06/2014

Sponsor: Senator Norma Torres (D) Summary: Provides that a student who uses a Cal Grant or a Pell Grant to pay tuition at a qualifying institution is not thereby made ineligible to apply for payment from the Student Tuition Recovery Fund. Provides... Read more >


A.B. 2566 - State Financial Aid

05/06/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Shirley Weber (D) Summary: Extends, commencing with the 2015–16 award year and continuing each award year thereafter, the period of eligibility under the Ortiz-Pacheco-Poochigian-Vasconcellos Cal Grant Program by one year,... Read more >


S.B. 1264 - State Financial Aid

05/06/2014

Sponsor: Senator Fran Pavley (D) Summary: Establishes the Educator Excellence Program under the administration of the Student Aid Commission. Requires the Student Aid Commission, in coordination with the Superintendent, to develop procedures for th... Read more >


A.B. 2350 - Governance & State Oversight

05/06/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Susan Bonilla (D) Summary: Provides that the Donahoe Higher Education Act, known as the Equity in Higher Education Act, declares that it is the policy of the State of California that all persons, regardless of their sex, sho... Read more >


S.B. 1247 - Governance & State Oversight , Governance & State Oversight (Regulatory Structure) , State Financial Aid

05/06/2014

Sponsor: Senator Ted Lieu (D) Summary: Extends the operation of the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009, which provides for the regulation of private postsecondary educational institutions by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary ... Read more >


A.B. 1927 - Governance & State Oversight

05/06/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D) Summary: Requires the Board of Governors of the California Community Colleges and the Trustees of the California State Universities, and requests the Regents of the University of California and the governing ... Read more >


A.B. 1433 - Public Safety & Health

05/05/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Mike Gatto (D) Summary: Current version (4/21/2014): Requires any report of a Part 1 violent crime, sexual assault or hate crime, received by a campus law enforcement agency to be immediately, or as soon as practicably possi... Read more >


A.B. 2183 - Nursing Credentialing Issues

05/05/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Raul Bocanegra (D) Summary: Current version (4/22/2014): Stipulates that the Board of Registered Nursing is to adopt specific criteria for determining the equivalency of course instruction when assessing the qualifications o... Read more >


A.B. 2062 - Allied Health Credentialing Issues

05/05/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Roger Hernandez (D) Summary: This measure was amended into your issue scope May 1. Current version (5/1/2014): Stipulates that a surgical technologist must complete either of the following: (i) A surgical technology educat... Read more >


A.B. 2247 - Governance & State Oversight

05/02/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Das Williams (D) Summary: Requires each campus or other unit of a private postsecondary educational institution that receives public funding through state or federal financial aid programs, is institutionally accredited by a... Read more >


S.B. 1247 - Governance & State Oversight , Governance & State Oversight (Regulatory Structure) , State Financial Aid

05/01/2014

Sponsor: Senator Ted Lieu (D) Summary: Extends the operation of the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009, which provides for the regulation of private postsecondary educational institutions by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary ... Read more >


A.B. 1976 - State Financial Aid

05/01/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Sharon Quirk-Silva (D) Summary: Increases to 50,000 the number of Competitive Cal Grant A and B awards that may be granted in an academic year, commencing with the 2015–16 academic year. Authorizes the Student Aid Commissi... Read more >


S.B. 1028 - State Financial Aid

05/01/2014

Sponsor: Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson (D) Summary: Requires the number of awards made each year through the Cal Grant C program to be at least the same number of awards made for the 2000–01 fiscal year. Requires the amount awarded to be not less ... Read more >


S.B. 845 - Governance & State Oversight

05/01/2014

Sponsor: Senator Lou Correa (D) Summary: Requests each governing body of an accredited private postsecondary education institution to develop a model contract governing the disbursement of financial aid, scholarships, campus-based aid or school ref... Read more >


S.B. 1459 - Credentialing Issues - Financial

05/01/2014

Sponsor: CA Senate Committee on Banking and Financial Institutions Summary: Current version (4/21/2014): Requires an applicant for a mortgage loan originator license to complete two hours of approved education related to relevant state law and regu... Read more >


A.B. 2566 - State Financial Aid

04/30/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Shirley Weber (D) Summary: Extends, commencing with the 2015–16 award year and continuing each award year thereafter, the period of eligibility under the Ortiz-Pacheco-Poochigian-Vasconcellos Cal Grant Program by one year,... Read more >


A.B. 2377 - State Financial Aid

04/30/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember John Perez (D) Summary: Establishes the California Student Loan Refinancing Program within the California Educational Facilities Authority and provides for its administration by the Treasurer’s office, with the goals of he... Read more >


A.B. 2377 - State Financial Aid

04/30/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember John Perez (D) Summary: Establishes the California Student Loan Refinancing Program within the California Educational Facilities Authority and provides for its administration by the Treasurer’s office, with the goals of he... Read more >


A.B. 2377 - State Financial Aid

04/30/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember John Perez (D) Summary: Establishes the California Student Loan Refinancing Program within the California Educational Facilities Authority and provides for its administration by the Treasurer’s office, with the goals of he... Read more >


A.B. 1976 - State Financial Aid

04/29/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Sharon Quirk-Silva (D) Summary: Increases to 50,000 the number of Competitive Cal Grant A and B awards that may be granted in an academic year, commencing with the 2015–16 academic year. Authorizes the Student Aid Commissi... Read more >


A.B. 1927 - Governance & State Oversight

04/29/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D) Summary: Requires the Board of Governors of the California Community Colleges and the Trustees of the California State Universities, and requests the Regents of the University of California and the governing ... Read more >


S.B. 1069 - Governance & State Oversight

04/29/2014

Sponsor: Senator Norma Torres (D) Summary: Provides that a student who utilizes a Cal Grant or a Pell Grant to pay tuition at a qualifying institution is not thereby made ineligible to apply for payment from the Student Tuition Recovery Fund.  A... Read more >


S.B. 1247 - Governance & State Oversight , Governance & State Oversight (Regulatory Structure) , State Financial Aid

04/29/2014

Sponsor: Senator Ted Lieu (D) Summary: Extends the operation of the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009, which provides for the regulation of private postsecondary educational institutions by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary ... Read more >


S.B. 1247 - Governance & State Oversight , Governance & State Oversight (Regulatory Structure) , State Financial Aid

04/29/2014

Sponsor: Senator Ted Lieu (D) Summary: Extends the operation of the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009, which provides for the regulation of private postsecondary educational institutions by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary ... Read more >


A.B. 1972 - Allied Health Credentialing Issues

04/25/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Brian Jones (R) Summary: Current version (3/28/2014): Stipulates that any person applying for licensure who provides evidence that he or she passed the National Board for Respiratory Care’s certified respiratory therapist ... Read more >


A.B. 2350 - Governance & State Oversight

04/25/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Susan Bonilla (D) Summary: Provides that the Donahoe Higher Education Act, known as the Equity in Higher Education Act, declares that it is the policy of the State of California that all persons, regardless of their sex, sho... Read more >


A.B. 2213 - Allied Health Credentialing Issues

04/25/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Susan Eggman (D) Summary: Current version (3/28/2014): Provides that the Board of Behavioral Sciences shall consider hours of experience obtained outside of California during the six-year period immediately preceding the dat... Read more >


A.B. 2247 - Governance & State Oversight

04/25/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Das Williams (D) Summary: Requires each campus or other unit of a private postsecondary educational institution that receives public funding through state or federal financial aid programs, is  institutionally  accredited ... Read more >


S.B. 1247 - Governance & State Oversight , Governance & State Oversight (Regulatory Structure) , State Financial Aid

04/25/2014

Sponsor: Senator Ted Lieu (D) Summary: Extends the operation of the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009, which provides for the regulation of private postsecondary educational institutions by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary ... Read more >


S.B. 1069 - Governance & State Oversight

04/25/2014

Sponsor: Senator Norma Torres (D) Summary: Provides that a student who utilizes a Cal Grant or a Pell Grant to pay tuition at a qualifying institution is not thereby made ineligible to apply for payment from the Student Tuition Recovery Fund.  A... Read more >


A.B. 2099 - State Financial Aid

04/25/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D) Summary: Deems a public or private postsecondary educational  institution that is accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education eligible for initial and renewabl... Read more >


A.B. 2099 - State Financial Aid

04/25/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D) Summary: Deems a public or private postsecondary educational  institution that is accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education eligible for initial and renewabl... Read more >


A.B. 2099 - State Financial Aid

04/25/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D) Summary: Deems a public or private postsecondary educational  institution that is accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education eligible for initial and renewabl... Read more >


S.B. 1459 - Credentialing Issues - Financial

04/24/2014

Sponsor: CA Senate Committee on Banking and Financial Institutions Summary: Current version (4/21/2014): Requires an applicant for a mortgage loan originator license to complete two hours of approved education related to relevant state law and regu... Read more >


S.B. 1459 - Credentialing Issues - Financial

04/24/2014

Sponsor: CA Senate Committee on Banking and Financial Institutions Summary: Current version (4/21/2014): Requires an applicant for a mortgage loan originator license to complete two hours of approved education related to relevant state law and regu... Read more >