Assembly Bill 136

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Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva’s (Orange County) legislation addressing the growing concerns and issues affecting California Higher Education have been signed the Governor. Assembly Bill (AB) 136 prevents anyone found guilty in the college admissions scandal from taking tax deductions for donations made to the charities involved. The intention of the bill …continue reading

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Assembly Bill 136 (AB 136) authored by Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Fullerton), in response to the College Admissions Scandal, passed the State Legislature and is headed to the Governor’s Desk. “Admissions to colleges and universities have become increasingly competitive. To make matters worse, a study found that at thirty-eight colleges in …continue reading