SB-1139: Health professionals: Undocumented immigrants: Scholarships, loans, and loan repayment

Session: 2015-2016
Author: Lara
Status: Signed into Law (Chaptered)
AAP-CA Position: Support
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This bill would prohibit specified programs within the foundation, including programs which are funded by the continuously appropriated Health Professions Education Fund, the Medically Underserved Account for Physicians, and the Mental Health Services Fund, from denying an application based on the citizenship status or immigration status of the applicant.

 

Download AAP Positional Letter: Letter of Support to Author