This year, various budget and legislative proposals have been introduced that would increase the amount of financial aid available for community college students.


This month the League’s Legislative Webinar discussed the 2017 Tax Cuts & Jobs Act and the implementation of new laws that affect facilities financing for California Community College districts.  Guest presenters included:


On Wednesday, January 10, 2018, Governor Brown released his 2018-19 state budget proposal – a cautious approach to spending that acknowledges both federal and state economic volatility and uncertainty.


On Tuesday, June 27th, Governor Brown signed a budget agreement that invests $270.2 million over the 2016 Budget Act level in community colleges.


On June 8th, the Assembly and Senate met as part of the Budget Conference Committee. A compromise was reached on the differences between the Assembly and Senate versions of the budget bill and each chamber is expected to on the final version next week.


On May 30th, League staff hosted a Legislative Webinar to provide the most up-to-date information on the Governor Brown's 2017-18 Budget Proposal. To download the webinar, click here.


Summary of Senate and Assembly budget subcommittee actionsThe next step in the budget process will be the announcement of the Senate and Assembly members selected to serve on the


In 2016, California voters approved a facilities bond providing a $2 billion infrastructure investment in California’s community colleges. Nevertheless, the May Revision adds only four additional projects or nine of the 29 shovel-ready capital projects


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