California Referendum on AB 131, the Nonresident Tuition Act (2012)
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Text of measure
- "If signed by the required number of registered voters and filed with the Secretary of State, this petition will place on the statewide ballot a challenge to a state law previously approved by the Legislature and Governor. The law must then be approved by a majority of voters at the next statewide election to go into effect. The law would allow students who are undocumented immigrants and attended a California high school for three or more years, and graduated, to receive state financial aid to attend California universities and community colleges."
Path to the ballot
- See also: California signature requirements
To qualify for the ballot, sponsors of 11-0050 would have had to collect 504,760 signatures by January 6, 2012.
The letter requesting a title and summary for the proposed referendum was signed by Tim Donnelly, and was received by the Attorney General of California on October 10, 2011.