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Charter Facilities

Guidance on school district obligations and Proposition 39.

Facility Administration & Support

Proposition 39 and Charter Schools
Regulations Regarding Reimbursement Rates for Over-Allocated Space (5 CCR Section 11969.8[a] External link opens in new window or tab.)

School Facilities Information
A link to the California Department of Education school facilities web page.

California School Finance Authority

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Effective July 1, 2013, Assembly Bill 86 (Chapter 48, Statutes of 2013) authorized the transfer of the administration of the Charter School Facility Grant Program and the Charter School Revolving Loan Fund from the California Department of Education to the California State Treasurer's Office-California School Finance Authority (CSFA).

Charter School Facility Grant Program
The Charter School Facility Grant Program provided assistance with facilities rent and lease expenditures for charter schools that meet specific eligibility criteria.

Charter School Revolving Loan Fund Information
General information regarding the Charter School Revolving Loan Program.

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Last Reviewed: Friday, April 12, 2019
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