BILL NUMBER: AB 1399	INTRODUCED
	BILL TEXT


INTRODUCED BY   Assembly Member Anderson

                        FEBRUARY 27, 2009

   An act relating to citizenship education.


	LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


   AB 1399, as introduced, Anderson. Citizenship education:
School/Law Enforcement Partnership.
   Existing law establishes the School/Law Enforcement Partnership
for the purpose of, among other things, the administration of safe
school programs. The partnership is required to sponsor at least 2
regional conferences for school districts, county offices of
education, agencies serving youth, allied agencies, community-based
organizations, and law enforcement agencies to identify exemplary
programs and techniques that have been effectively used to reduce
school crime. These conferences are authorized to include information
on specified topics, including citizenship education.
   This bill would state the intent of the Legislature to enact
legislation relating to the presentation of information on
citizenship education at these regional conferences.
   Vote: majority. Appropriation: no. Fiscal committee: no.
State-mandated local program: no.


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

  SECTION 1.  It is the intent of the Legislature to enact
legislation relating to the presentation of information on
citizenship education at the regional conferences sponsored by the
School/Law Enforcement Partnership.