SB 37

Status: Sent to governor
Author: Sen. Judith Zaffirini 
Sponsor: Rep. Matt Krause
Summary: Prohibits a licensing entity (such as the State Board for Educator Certification) from taking disciplinary action against a person based on the person's default on a student loan or breach of a loan repayment contract or scholarship contract. Prohibited actions include denying an application for a license or renewal and suspending a license. Provides that a disciplinary action already in progress that remains pending is terminated on the effective date of the bill (immediate effect once signed by the governor or allowed to become law without his signature).

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