Section 18870. (Added by Stats. 1998, Ch. 948, Sec. 1.)
Cite as: Cal. Educ. Code §18870.
(a)The transition period from the California Library Services Act to the Library of California Act shall begin on the effective date of this chapter.
(b)As new program elements and state funds are phased in to implement this chapter, they will replace and augment the corresponding program elements and funds in the California Library Services Act.
(c)When all program elements of the California Library Services Act have been replaced and augmented under the provisions of this chapter, the California Library Services Act as set forth in Chapter 4 (commencing with Section 18700) is hereby repealed unless a subsequent act of the Legislature continues it in full force and effect. During the transition period this chapter shall control in case of conflicts between this chapter and the California Library Services Act. The state board shall file a written notice with the Secretary of the Senate and the Chief Clerk of the Assembly notifying the Legislature of the fact, and date, of full implementation of this chapter.