Legislation Impacting UC

For 2013-2014 - UC-Sponsored

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AB 1838 (Bonilla)
Makes a pathway in licensure for accelerated medical education programs; UC co-sponsor with Medical Board of California. (UC CO-SPONSOR)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Read first time. To print.


AB 1989 (Chesbro)
Allows a qualified student in winemaking (enology) and brewery science programs to taste an alcoholic beverage, and exempts the student and qualified academic institution the student is enrolled in from criminal prosecution. (UC NAMED) (UC SPONSOR)
Staff: Jason Murphy

From printer. May be heard in committee March 23.

  • Sponsor

AB 2726 (Daly)
Relates to competitive bidding procedures regarding the sale of UC Real Property: Amends public notice requirements to apply only when the property to be sold is valued in excess of $1M. Authorizes UC Regents to consider bidder's qualifications as well as terms and price in determining which bid/proposal is in the best interests of the University. Authorizes UC Regents to reject all bids/proposals and exempt additional property, such as property acquired by foreclosure, from the requirements of these provisions. (UC SPONSOR)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Read first time.


SB 502 (Block)
Informal Bid Limit: Raises the dollar threshold for the cost of a project to $1M; requires UC, with respect to projects that do not require the application of all competitive bidding provisions, to establish a procedure to qualify and rate a bidder for work to be awarded when the cost of the project exceeds $400K but does not exceed $1M. (UC SPONSOR) (Two-Year Bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Set, first hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.


SB 1210 (Lara)
Establishes a campus-based State Education Access Loan Program (SEAL) to serve UC and CSU students who qualify for a nonresident tuition exemption under AB 540 but who lack access to federal student loans. (UC SPONSOR)
Staff: Nadia Leal-Carrillo

From printer. May be acted upon on or after March 23.


SB 1330 (Hueso)
State Yellow Ribbon Program for Non-Resident Veterans: Establishes the California Yellow Ribbon Matching Fund to pay a portion of UC, CSU, and CCC enrolled students' nonresident tuition. (UC SPONSOR)
Staff: Nadia Leal-Carrillo

Introduced. To Com. on RLS. for assignment. To print.

  • Pending