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Education Code - EDC

TITLE 3. POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION [66000 - 101060]

  ( Title 3 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )
  

DIVISION 5. GENERAL PROVISIONS [66000 - 70110]

  ( Division 5 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )
  

PART 40. DONAHOE HIGHER EDUCATION ACT [66000 - 67400]

  ( Part 40 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )
  

CHAPTER 4.5. Equity in Higher Education Act [66250 - 66292.4]

  ( Heading of Chapter 4.5 amended by Stats. 2011, Ch. 637, Sec. 3. )
  

ARTICLE 1. Title and Declaration of Purpose [66250 - 66252]
  ( Article 1 added by Stats. 1998, Ch. 914, Sec. 49. )

  
66251.  

It is the policy of the State of California to afford all persons, regardless of disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, or any other basis that is contained in the prohibition of hate crimes set forth in subdivision (a) of Section 422.6 of the Penal Code, including immigration status, equal rights and opportunities in the postsecondary educational institutions of the state. The purpose of this chapter is to prohibit acts that are contrary to that policy and to provide remedies for the commission of those prohibited acts.

(Amended by Stats. 2018, Ch. 779, Sec. 1. (SB 183) Effective January 1, 2019.)