SB 820 – Adds The Lieutenant Governor To Board Of Governors (Urgency Bill Effective Immediately On September 18, 2020)

CATEGORY: Public Education Matters
CLIENT TYPE: Public Education
DATE: Nov 12, 2020

Existing law establishes the California Community Colleges, under the administration of the Board of Governors of the California Community colleges, as one segment of public postsecondary education in California. Under existing law, the Board of Governors has 16 voting members and one non-voting member. SB 820 adds the Lieutenant Governor to the Board of governors as a voting member.

Because it is a bill providing for the appropriations related to the budget bill, SB 820 became effective immediately when the Governor signed it on September 18, 2020.

(SB 820 amends Section 71000 of, the Education Code.)