BILL NUMBER: AB 185 AMENDED
AMENDED IN SENATE AUGUST 27, 2010
AMENDED IN SENATE MARCH 18, 2010
AMENDED IN SENATE FEBRUARY 17, 2010
AMENDED IN SENATE SEPTEMBER 4, 2009
Committee on Budget (
Evans (Chair), Arambula, Beall, Blumenfield,
Brownley, Caballero, Carter, De La Torre, Feuer, Hill, Huffman,
Monning, Ruskin, and Swanson )
Assembly Member Buchanan
( Principal coauthor: Assembly Member
John A. Perez )
FEBRUARY 2, 2009
An act relating to the Budget Act of 2010, and declaring
the urgency thereof, to take effect immediately. An
act relating to education, and making an appr opriation
therefor, to take effect immediately, usual and current expenses.
LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST
AB 185, as amended, Committee on Budget
Buchanan . Budget Act of 2010.
Education: federal funds.
Existing law, the Budget Act of 2009, makes appropriations from
various funds in support of elementary, secondary, and postsecondary
This bill would appropriate $903,845,000 from the Federal Trust
Fund, pursuant to a specified schedule, to the State Department of
Education, the Board of Governors of the California Community
Colleges, the University of California, and the California State
University for the 2009-10 fiscal year.
This bill would declare that it is to take effect immediately as a
usual and current expense of the state.
The California Constitution requires the Governor to submit to the
Legislature a budget for the ensuing fiscal year, and requires the
Legislature to pass the budget by a specified date.
This bill would provide that the Budget Act of 2010 shall not
include specified amounts to reflect various savings or reductions.
This bill would declare that it is to take effect immediately as
an urgency statute.
Vote: 2/3 majority . Appropriation:
no yes . Fiscal committee: yes.
State-mandated local program: no.
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
SECTION 1. The sum of nine hundred three million
eight hundred forty-five thousand dollars ($903,845,000) is hereby
appropriated for the 2010-11 fiscal year, payable from the Federal
Trust Fund, for allocation pursuant to the following schedule:
(a) To the State Department of Education, for allocation to local
educational agencies, pursuant to the following programs and
(1) 10.30.004-School Improvement $64,082,000
(2) 10.30.016-School $351,763,000
Improvements Grants (ARRA)
(A) The funds appropriated in subschedules (1) and (2) are for the
purpose of supporting three-year school improvement grants to local
educational agencies, to be provided over a three-year period.
(B) The funds shall be allocated to local educational agencies to
fund school improvement grants based on school size as approved by
the State Board of Education on August 24, 2010.
(C) The appropriation of funds in subschedules (1) and (2) is
contingent upon approval of California's request to the United States
Department of Education for a waiver to allocate 100 percent of the
funds in a manner consistent with subparagraph (B).
(b) To the Office of Planning and Research, for transfer for
purposes of reimbursement pursuant to the following subschedule:
(1) State Department of Education $271,000,000
(2) Board of Governors of the
(3) University of California $106,000,000
(4) California State University $106,000,000
(A) The funds appropriated in subschedule (1) are for the purpose
of reimbursement of local education agencies for mitigating revenue
limits reductions and reductions made to basic aid districts.
(B) The funds appropriated in subschedules (2) to (4), inclusive,
are for the purpose of reimbursement to the entities in these
subschedules for mitigating reductions made to the California
Community Colleges, the University of California, and the California
(C) The funds are for expenditure pursuant to Title XIV of the
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) and related guidance
for the federal State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) Phase II grant
SEC. 2. This act makes an appropriation for the
usual current expenses of the state within the meaning of Article IV
of the Constitution and shall go into immediate effect.
SECTION 1. The Budget Act of 2010 shall not
include $17,377,000 in Item 0250-111-0001 to implement certain
provisions of the Omnibus Conservatorship and Guardianship Reform Act
SEC. 2. The Budget Act of 2010 shall not
include $41,000,000 in Item 0820-001-0001, and shall not include
$4,102,000 in Item 0820-003-0001, for operation of, and lease-revenue
payments for, state criminal laboratories.
SEC. 3. The Budget Act of 2010 shall not
include $5,000,000 in Item 3600-001-0001.
SEC. 4. The Budget Act of 2010 shall not
include $811,000,000 in Item 5225-002-0001 to reflect reduced
expenditures for inmate medical care.
SEC. 5. The Budget Act of 2010 shall not
include $41,280,000 in Item 5225-001-0001, and shall not include
$6,720,000 in Item 5225-011-0001, to reflect a reduction in the
number of juvenile wards supervised by the state.
SEC. 6. The Budget Act of 2010 shall not
include $227,990,000 to recognize the suspension or deferral of
noneducation local mandates.
SEC. 7. The Budget Act of 2010 shall not
include at least $140,000,000 in appropriations from the General Fund
to reflect information technology and related savings achieved by
state agencies pursuant to the Governor's Reorganization Plan No. 1
of 2009 or Section 11545 of the Government Code.
SEC. 8. The Budget Act of 2010 shall not
include $449,600,000 in appropriations from the General Fund to
reflect savings from implementing the 5-percent reduction to
departmental personnel costs resulting from Executive Order S-01-10.
It is the intent of the Legislature that first priority for achieving
these personnel savings come from administration, including, but not
limited to, agency, headquarters, and central offices, and that
every effort be made to avoid negative impacts on the delivery of
SEC. 9. The Budget Act of 2010 shall not
include $130,000,000 in appropriations from the General Fund to
reflect the Operating Expenses and Equipment savings resulting from
Executive Order S-01-10.
SEC. 10. The Budget Act of 2010 shall not
include $98,100,000 in appropriations from the General Fund to
reflect savings from delaying prepayment of other postemployment
SEC. 11. The Budget Act of 2010 shall not
include $28,300,000 in Item 4260-101-0001 to recognize additional
antifraud activities to be conducted by the Department of Health Care
Services in the Medi-Cal program.
SEC. 12. This act is an urgency statute
necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace, health,
or safety within the meaning of Article IV of the Constitution and
shall go into immediate effect. The facts constituting the necessity
This act implements various savings and reductions related to the
Budget for the 2010-11 fiscal year and it is imperative that these
changes be made at the earliest possible time. It is therefore
necessary that this act go into immediate effect.