Whereas the CSU and UC systems have anti-discrimination statements that include the words "sexual orientation," and
Whereas the California community college system's anti-discrimination statement does not include the words "sexual orientation,"
Resolved that the Academic Senate urge the Board of Governors to work with the legislature to add the words "sexual orientation" to the anti-discrimination statement for the California community college system.
"Sexual orientation" is included as a defined protected group in the current Model EEO Plan. The citation says this is based on the Board of Governors' anti-discrimination policy.