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SECTION 66270-66271.1

66270.  No person shall be subjected to discrimination on the basis
of disability, gender, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion,
sexual orientation, or any characteristic listed or defined in
Section 11135 of the Government Code or any other characteristic that
is contained in the prohibition of hate crimes set forth in
subdivision (a) of Section 422.6 of the Penal Code in any program or
activity conducted by any postsecondary educational institution that
receives, or benefits from, state financial assistance or enrolls
students who receive state student financial aid.

66271.  This chapter shall not apply to an educational institution
that is controlled by a religious organization if the application
would not be consistent with the religious tenets of that

66271.1.  The Board of Governors of the California Community
Colleges and the Trustees of the California State University shall,
and the Regents of the University of California may, adopt
regulations as required by law to implement this chapter.