Key Votes

SB 185 - Considering Race, Ethnicity and Gender in College Admissions - Key Vote

California Key Votes

Tom Ammiano voted Yea (Passage With Amendment) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Vetoed (Executive) -

Title: Considering Race, Ethnicity and Gender in College Admissions

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (23-15) - (Key vote)

Title: Considering Race, Ethnicity and Gender in College Admissions

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with House amendments and pass a bill that authorizes public universities to consider race, gender, and ethnicity in admissions, provided that no preference is given.

Highlights:
  • Authorizes universities in the University of California and California State University systems to consider any of the following in undergraduate and graduate admissions, provided that no preference is given (Sec. 1):
    • Race;
    • Gender;
    • Ethnicity;
    • National origin;
    • Geographic origin; and
    • Household income.
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (49-28) - (Key vote)

Title: Considering Race, Ethnicity and Gender in College Admissions

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes public universities to consider race, gender, and ethnicity in admissions, provided that no preference is given.

Highlights:
  • Authorizes universities in the University of California and California State University systems to consider any of the following in undergraduate and graduate admissions, provided that no preference is given (Sec. 1):
    • Race;
    • Gender;
    • Ethnicity;
    • National origin;
    • Geographic origin; and
    • Household income.
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (22-14) -
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Considering Race, Ethnicity and Gender in College Admissions

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Co-sponsors

  • Ricardo Lara (CA - D) (Out Of Office)