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AB-2486 Public postsecondary education: exemption from payment of nonresident tuition for victims of certain crimes.(2013-2014)

As Amends the Law Today


 Section 68122 of the Education Code is amended to read:

 (a) Notwithstanding any other law, students who are victims  a student who is a victim  of trafficking, domestic violence, and or  other serious crimes who have  has either  been granted a status under Section 1101(a)(15)(T)(i) or (ii), or Section 1101(a)(15)(U)(i) or (ii), of Title 8 of the United States Code  Code, or is a person who has attended a California high school for three or more years and graduated from a California high school or attained the equivalent of high school graduation,  shall be exempt from paying nonresident tuition at the California State University and the California Community Colleges to the same extent as individuals  an individual  who are is  admitted to the United States as refugees  a refugee  under Section 1157 of Title 8 of the United States Code.
(b) The University of California is requested to adopt policies that are consistent with this section.
SEC. 2.
 If the Commission on State Mandates determines that this act contains costs mandated by the state, reimbursement to local agencies and school districts for those costs shall be made pursuant to Part 7 (commencing with Section 17500) of Division 4 of Title 2 of the Government Code.