CA AB617 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on May 18 2017 - 50% progression
Action: 2017-06-01 - Referred to Com. on RLS.
Pending: Senate Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


An act to add Chapter 4 (commencing with Section 370) to Part 1 of Division 1 of Title 1 of the Education Code, relating to English learners.

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English learners: school district and school advisory committees: pupil members.


Roll Calls

2017-05-18 - Assembly - AB 617 GOMEZ Consent Calendar Second Day Regular Session (Y: 69 N: 0 NV: 11 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-05-10 - Assembly - Do pass. To Consent Calendar (Y: 6 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-06-01SenateReferred to Com. on RLS.
2017-05-18SenateIn Senate. Read first time. To Com. on RLS. for assignment.
2017-05-18AssemblyRead third time. Passed. Ordered to the Senate. (Ayes 69. Noes 0. Page 1621.)
2017-05-15AssemblyRead second time. Ordered to Consent Calendar.
2017-05-11AssemblyFrom committee: Do pass. To Consent Calendar. (Ayes 6. Noes 0.) (May 10).
2017-04-26AssemblyIn committee: Hearing postponed by committee.
2017-04-19AssemblyRe-referred to Com. on ED.
2017-04-18AssemblyFrom committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on ED. Read second time and amended.
2017-02-27AssemblyReferred to Com. on ED.
2017-02-15AssemblyFrom printer. May be heard in committee March 17.
2017-02-14AssemblyRead first time. To print.

Code Citations

ChapterSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education Code33540Amended CodeCitation Text
Education Code370New CodeSee Bill Text

California State Sources

Bill Comments