Welfare Reform

Spring
1997
Resolution Number: 
22.02
Contact: 
Assigned to : 
Category: 
Financial Aid
Status: 
In Progress

Whereas the Governor has identified $50 million of Proposition 98 funds for 1997-98 to be applied to welfare reform projects in California community colleges, and

Whereas Proposition 98 monies were not intended to be used for welfare reform,


Resolved that the Academic Senate urge the Board of Governors to work with the Governor to identify additional monies, other than Proposition 98 funds, in his budget to address the expanded need for funds in the community college system created by welfare reform.

Status Report: 

The Chair of the Ad Hoc Welfare Committee is working with the Chancellor's Office through California Advocates.