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California Association of Private Postsecondary Schools

Legislation/Advocacy

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 >


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 >


A.B. 2566 - State Financial Aid

04/24/2014

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

04/24/2014

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 >


S.B. 1028 - State Financial Aid

04/24/2014

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 >


A.B. 2350 - Governance & State Oversight

04/23/2014

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

04/23/2014

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 accredited by an accrediting ag... Read more >


A.B. 2099 - State Financial Aid

04/23/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D) Summary: Deems a public or private postsecondary institution that is accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education eligible for initial and renewable Title 38 awa... Read more >


A.B. 1927 - Governance & State Oversight

04/23/2014

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

04/21/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Mike Gatto (D) Summary: Current version (3/18/2014): Requires any report of a Part 1 violent crime, sexual assault or hate crime, received by a campus law enforcement agency to be immediately disclosed to the appropriate loc... Read more >


S.B. 1028 - State Financial Aid

04/17/2014

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 >


Agenda and background paper for April 21 Sunset Review hearing to discuss the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE)

04/15/2014

Agenda for April 21, 2014 Sunset Review Hearing BPPE Background Paper 2014 The materials are also available on the Senate Business, Professions and Economic Development Committee’s website:http://sbp.senate.ca.gov/informationalhearingagendaandbac... Read more >


California S.B. 1264 - State Financial Aid

04/15/2014

Sponsor: Senator Fran Pavley (D) Summary: Establishes the Educator Excellence Program under the administration of the Student Aid Commission. Provides that in the academic years in which the study is completed by the Commission on Teacher Credentia... Read more >


California A.B. 2247 - Governance & State Oversight

04/15/2014

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 accredited by an accrediting ag... Read more >


California S.B. 1069 - Governance & State Oversight

04/15/2014

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 >


California A.B. 2183 - Nursing Credentialing Issues

04/15/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Raul Bocanegra (D) Summary: Current version (4/7/2014): Stipulates that the Board of Registered Nursing is to adopt specific criteria for determining the equivalency of course instruction when assessing the qualifications of... Read more >


California S.B. 845 - Governance & State Oversight

04/15/2014

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 >


California A.B. 2350 - Governance & State Oversight

04/15/2014

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 >


California A.B. 2099 - State Financial Aid

04/15/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D) Summary: Deems a public or private postsecondary institution that is accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education eligible for initial and renewable Title 38 awa... Read more >


California A.B. 1927 - Governance & State Oversight

04/14/2014

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 >


California A.B. 2099 - State Financial Aid

04/11/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D) Summary: Deems a public or private postsecondary institution that is accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education eligible for initial and renewable Title 38 awa... Read more >


California A.B. 1538 - State Financial Aid

04/10/2014

Sponsor: Assemblymember Susan Eggman (D) Summary: Stipulates that a qualifying institution with a three-year cohort default rate that is equal to or greater than 15.5 percent, as certified by the Student Aid Commission by October 1 of the prior aca... Read more >


California S.B. 1264 - State Financial Aid

04/10/2014

Sponsor: Senator Fran Pavley (D) Summary: Establishes the Educator Excellence Program under the administration of the Student Aid Commission. Provides that in the academic years in which the study is completed by the Commission on Teacher Credentia... Read more >


California A.B. 2350 - Governance & State Oversight

04/08/2014

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 >


California A.B. 1976 - State Financial Aid

04/08/2014

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 >


California S.B. 967 - Public Safety & Health

04/07/2014

Sponsor: Senator Kevin De Leon (D) Summary: Current version (3/19/2014): Requires the governing board of each community college district, the Trustees of the California State University, the Regents of the University of California, and the governi... Read more >


California A.B. 1927 - Governance & State Oversight

04/07/2014

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 >


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

04/07/2014

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 >


California S.B. 845 - Governance & State Oversight

04/04/2014

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 >