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Last Updated: 2/19/2010
Budget Issue: Governor proposes suspending all but two of the roughly 50 K-14 education mandates that place requirements on school districts and community colleges.
Program: California Department of Education
Finding or Recommendation: Recommend saving the state over $350 million annually by adopting a comprehensive K-14 mandate reform package that evaluates mandates individually based on their policy merits.
Further Detail

For more detail, please see our Education Mandates: Overhauling a Broken System report.