California governor signs law providing financial aid to undocumented students

[JURIST] California Governor Jerry Brown [official website] signed [press release] the California Dream Act [AB 131, PDF] into law on Saturday, expanding financial aid to undocumented students. Under AB 131, high achieving students who are in the process of applying for citizenship are eligible to receive financial aid for college. The newly enacted law builds on AB 130, signed into law by Governor Brown on July 25, 2011, which made financial aid from private sources available to the same group…

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