On Wednesday, January 10, 2018, Governor Brown released his 2018-19 state budget proposal – a cautious approach to spending that acknowledges both federal and state economic volatility and uncertainty.

On Tuesday, June 27th, Governor Brown signed a budget agreement that invests $270.2 million over the 2016 Budget Act level in community colleges.

On June 8th, the Assembly and Senate met as part of the Budget Conference Committee. A compromise was reached on the differences between the Assembly and Senate versions of the budget bill and each chamber is expected to on the final version next week.

On May 30th, League staff hosted a Legislative Webinar to provide the most up-to-date information on the Governor Brown's 2017-18 Budget Proposal. To download the webinar, click here.

Summary of Senate and Assembly budget subcommittee actionsThe next step in the budget process will be the announcement of the Senate and Assembly members selected to serve on the Budget Conference Commi

In 2016, California voters approved a facilities bond providing a $2 billion infrastructure investment in California’s community colleges. Nevertheless, the May Revision adds only four additional projects or nine of the 29 shovel-ready capital projects

On May 2nd, the League hosted a Legislative Webinar to provide an update on Governor Brown's 2017-18 Budget Proposal and pending legislation. To download the webinar, click here.

The Budget Trailer Bill Language is the implementing language of the California State Budget Bill.

The 2017-18 budget again departs from the statutory Proposition 98 split of 10.93 percent and proposes a split of 10.87 percent for California Community Colleges.  If approved, community colleges - which currently have the lowest per-student rate in California, will received about $44 million few