Assemblymember Kevin McCarty (D-Sacramento), chair of Assembly Budget Subcommittee on Education, today proposed a new plan to address the shortfall of California students entering the University of California (UC) system.
Lawmakers would like to see the University of California admit more resident high-schoolers and fewer students from outside the state.
Dr. Benet Omalu testifies to promote safe youth sports
(SACRAMENTO, CA)- The Assembly Committee on Arts, Entertainment, Sports, Tourism and Internet Media passed Assembly Bill (AB) 2007 (McCarty, D-Sacramento) today, on a vote of 5 to 0. The Concussion Management Youth Sports Act would help protect youth sports participants from injury by requiring the same protocol to be observed as those in place for high school athletes.
(SACRAMENTO, CA) – This morning, Assemblymember Kevin McCarty (D-Sacramento), Chair of the Assembly Budget Subcommittee on Education Finance, issued the following statement regarding the suspension of UC Davis Chancellor Linda Katehi:
"UC Davis has long been known for rigorous academics, world class research, an innovative medical center in Sacramento, and an active student body. But now it is time to turn the page with Chancellor Katehi and move forward."
(SACRAMENTO, CA) – The Assembly today passed Assembly Bill (AB) 1594, Tobacco/ Smoke Free Public Postsecondary Campuses (McCarty, D-Sacramento) with bipartisan support on a vote of 48 to 24. This bill would prohibit any person from smoking or using any tobacco product, including e-cigarettes, on any of the California Community College (CCC), and California State University (CSU) campuses by 2018.
(SACRAMENTO, CA)- The Assembly Committee on Education passed Assembly Bill (AB) 2660, The Quality Early Education and Development Act of 2016 (McCarty, D-Sacramento) today, on a bipartisan vote of 7 to 0.
(SACRAMENTO, CA) – The Assembly Committee on Higher Education passed AB 2017 by Assemblymember Kevin McCarty (D-Sacramento) today on a bi-partisan vote of 10-0.
Assembly Produces Responsible Budget for a Stronger Middle Class
Legislation to Increase Access to Mental Health Services at College Campuses
New Community College Grant Funding the Focus of Special Hearing
McCarty Introduces Legislation to Create Lower American River Conservancy
Response to the Governor's 2016 State of State Address