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California A.B. 2350 - Governance & State Oversight

02/24/2014

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, should enjoy freedom from discrimination of any kind in the postsecondary educational institutions of the state. Adds to the Equity in Higher Education Act, a provision specifying that this policy of freedom from discrimination includes, but is not limited to, freedom from pregnancy discrimination as described in a specified federal statute.

http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/asm/ab_2301-2350/ab_2350_bill_20140221_introduced.pdf

Status: Introduced 2/24/2014.

Outlook: By rule, this measure cannot be heard in committee until 30 days have passed since its introduction. The sponsor is a member of the majority party but has not garnered the support of any cosponsors. The Democratic Party controls both legislative chambers as well as the Office of Governor. 

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