Medina’s Bills Prioritizing Education Head to Governor’s Desk

Thursday, September 1, 2016

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Jose Medina (D-Riverside) announced that his legislative package focused on education passed the Legislature and awaits the Governor’s signature. 

“As Chair of Assembly Higher Education Committee and a former Community College trustee, it is a privilege to continue improving conditions for both educators and the students they teach.”
  • AB 1690 – Part-Time Faculty: the first of its kind in the country, this bill recognizes the importance of part-time faculty at California Community Colleges by providing landmark measures to improve their employment stability.

  • AB 2069 – Part-Time Faculty Office Hour Reporting: increases student success by requiring that Community College Districts report part-time faculty office hours.

  • AB 2259 - Dropout Recovery Schools: extends the sunset on dropout recovery high schools to apply for certification.

Assemblymember Medina proudly represents California’s 61st Assembly District, which consists of Riverside, Moreno Valley, and Perris.

Website of Assemblymember Jose Medina: http://asmdc.org/members/Medina