BILL NUMBER: AB 24	INTRODUCED
	BILL TEXT


INTRODUCED BY   Assembly Member Block

                        DECEMBER 1, 2008

   An act to add Section 89013 to the Education Code, relating to the
California State University.


	LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


   AB 24, as introduced, Block. California State University:
feasibility study: Chula Vista.
   Existing law establishes the various segments of the public higher
education system in the state. These segments include the University
of California, which is administered by the Regents of the
University of California, the California State University, which is
administered by the Trustees of the California State University, and
the California Community Colleges, which is administered by the Board
of Governors of the California Community Colleges.
   This bill would require the Trustees of the California State
University by January 1, 2011, to conduct a study about the
feasibility of a California State University satellite program, and
ultimately, an independent California State University campus, at
Chula Vista.
   Vote: majority. Appropriation: no. Fiscal committee: yes.
State-mandated local program: no.


THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  SECTION 1.  Section 89013 is added to the Education Code, to read:
   89013.  The Trustees of the California State University shall by
January 1, 2011, conduct a study about the feasibility of a
California State University satellite program, and ultimately, an
independent California State University campus, at Chula Vista. The
study shall include a projection of student demand, regional
workforce needs, prospective economic impact and job creation in the
region, infrastructure availability, and the potential alleviation of
overcrowding and traffic at the California State University San
Diego campus.