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AB-1016 Public postsecondary education: Student Transfer Achievement Reform Act.(2015-2016)



SECTION 1.

 Section 66749.5 is added to the Education Code, to read:

66749.5.
 (a) The Office of the Chancellor of the California Community Colleges shall report to the Legislature on or before December 1, 2016, the status of each community college’s compliance with the provisions of this article related to creating associate degrees for transfer.
(b) The California State University shall submit two reports to the Legislature on campus acceptance of transfer model curricula by concentration, on or before December 1, 2016, and on or before December 1, 2017, respectively.
(c) (1) The California State University shall annually, commencing December 1, 2016, publicly post available data on all of the following:
(A) The number of students admitted with an associate degree for transfer.
(B) The proportion of students with an associate degree for transfer who graduate from the California State University within two or three years.
(C) The number of students with an associate degree for transfer who applied to a campus of the California State University and were redirected to another campus than that indicated in the application.
(D) The number of students described in subparagraph (C) who ultimately enrolled at a California State University campus.
(2) This subdivision shall become inoperative on November 30, 2021.
(d) (1) The requirements for submitting reports on or before December 1, 2016, imposed under subdivisions (a) and (b) are inoperative on December 1, 2020, and the requirement for submitting a report on or before December 1, 2017, imposed under subdivision (b) is inoperative on December 1, 2021, pursuant to Section 10231.5 of the Government Code.
(2) Reports to be submitted pursuant to subdivisions (a) and (b) shall be submitted in compliance with Section 9795 of the Government Code.
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.