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AB-1666 The California Complete Count: local educational agencies.(2019-2020)

As Amends the Law Today
As Amends the Law on Oct 09, 2019


 Section 65040.17 is added to the Government Code, to read:

 (a) The California Complete Count - Census 2020 Office, under the Government Operations Agency, shall partner with local contracted educational agencies to make information described in subdivision (b) about the 2020 federal decennial census available to students and their parents or guardians at schools.
(b) The information provided pursuant to subdivision (a) shall include, but not be limited to, all of the following:
(1) The importance of the census.
(2) The privacy protections and policies set forth by the United States Census Bureau.
(3) Community-based resources available to assist with completing the federal census questionnaire.
(4) How to access resources provided by the United States Census Bureau.
(5) Any other information the California Complete Count - Census 2020 Office determines is necessary or convenient to encourage participation in the census.
SEC. 2.
 This act is an urgency statute necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace, health, or safety within the meaning of Article IV of the California Constitution and shall go into immediate effect. The facts constituting the necessity are:
Because the federal decennial census will begin the official count of every United States household on April 1, 2020, it is necessary that this act take effect immediately.