Inventory of the Senate Select Committee on Higher Education

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Inventory of the Senate Select Committee on Higher Education

Collection number: LP475

California State Archives

Office of the Secretary of State

Sacramento, California
Processed by:
Archives Staff
Date Completed:
16 September 2016
Encoded by:
Archives Staff
© 2016 California Secretary of State. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Senate Select Committee on Higher Education Records
Dates: 1995-1998
Collection number: LP475
Creator: Senate Select Committee on Higher Education
Collection Size: 3 cubic feet
Repository: California State Archives
Sacramento, California
Abstract: The Senate Select Committee on Higher Education records consist of a Senate Bill File (1995-1996), Hearing Files (1995-1998), and a Subject File (1995-1998). These files show the close involvement of the committee in such issues as prepaid college tuition and University of California admissions policies, research, and mergers with other institutions.
Physical location: California State Archives
Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

Administrative Information

Access

While the majority of the records are open for research, any access restrictions are noted in the record series descriptions.

Publication Rights

For permission to reproduce or publish, please consult California State Archives staff. Permission for reproduction or publication is given on behalf of the California State Archives, Office of the Secretary of State, Sacramento as the owner of the physical items. The researcher assumes all responsibility for possible infringement that may arise from reproduction or publication of materials from the California State Archives collections.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Senate Select Committee on Higher Education, LP475:[folder number], California State Archives, Office of the Secretary of State, Sacramento, California.

Acquisition and Custodial History

The State Archives received these records in accordance with California Government Code 9080(b) which requires legislative committees to transfer their records to the State Archives when they are no longer needed by the committee.

Committee History

The Chair of the Senate Select Committee on Higher Education was Tom Hayden (Dem.), 1995-1998.

Scope and Content

The Senate Select Committee on Higher Education records consist of a Senate Bill File (1995-1996), Hearing Files (1995-1998), and a Subject File (1995-1998). These files show the close involvement of the committee in such issues as prepaid college tuition and University of California admissions policies, research, and mergers with other institutions.

Accruals

No further accruals are expected.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Universities and colleges - California
University of California, Berkeley
Prepaid tuition plans

Related Material at the California State Archives

Tom Hayden Papers

Series Description

LP475:1-6

Series 1 Bill File 1995-1996

Physical Description: 6 file folders, 1 videotape

Access Information

Access to audiovisual material requires the production of use copies.

Scope and Content Note

The bill file of the Senate Select Committee on Higher Education may include bill analyses, amendments and resolutions, author's statements, testimony, press releases, newspaper clippings, correspondence, roll calls, records of votes, and committee statements. The bill file is regarding prepaid college tuition plans.
1995-1996 SB1380 (6ff, 1 videotape) LP475:1-6
LP475:7-38

Series 2 Hearing Files 1995-1998

Physical Description: 32 file folders, 18 Audiocassettes, 9 Videotapes

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically by date of hearing.

Access Information

Access to audiovisual material requires the production of use copies.

Scope and Content Note

Hearing files may contain agendas, audiocassette tape recordings of hearings, transcripts, testimony, background reports, and working files for regular session hearings, interim hearings, and some joint hearings. Audiocassette tapes and videotapes have been moved to a cold-storage vault for preservation purposes and separation sheets are in the appropriate files to alert the researcher to the existence of such tapes.
05/04/1995 Hearing on various bills, Sacramento(1ff, 2 audiocassette tapes) LP475:7
06/14/1995 Hearing on UC Irvine Fertility Clinic, Sacramento(1ff, 5 videotapes) LP475:8
11/14/1995 Hearing on various bills, Los Angeles (1ff, 4 audiocassettes) LP475:9
02/20/1996 Hearing on various bills, Sacramento (1ff, 2 videotapes) LP475:10
03/28/1996 Hearing on UC Admissions, Sacramento (1ff, 1 audiocassette tape) LP475:11
04/19/1996 Hearing on various bills, Sacramento (1ff, 3 audiocassette tapes) LP475:12
04/22/1996 Hearing on UC Admissions Favoritism, Sacramento (24ff, 4 audiocassette tapes, 2 videotapes) LP475:13-36
07/10/1997 Hearing on Proposed UCSF/ Stanford Hospital Merger, Sacramento (1ff, 4 audiocassette tapes) LP475:37
03/23/1998 Hearing on The University of California: Research and Conflicts in the Entrepreneurial Environment, Sacramento (1ff) LP475:38
LP475:39

Series 3 Subject File 1995-1998

Physical Description: 1 file folder, 1 videotape

Access Information

Access to audiovisual material requires the production of use copies.

Scope and Content Note

Subject: Tobacco