From the ECS State Policy Database
Postsecondary Students--International

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State Status/Date Level Summary
TXSigned into law 06/2011Postsec.Notification of Withdrawal of Certain Foreign Students
S.B. 1009
Requires public institutions of higher education to notify the federal Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) regarding the withdrawal or nonattendance of certain foreign students.

CAVetoed 07/2010Postsec.Identification for Admission to Postsecondary Testing
A.B. 2026
Adds Section 99155, requiring a test sponsor to accept the Matricula Consular de Alta Seguridad (Consular Matriculation of High Security), issued by the Mexican government within the last five years, as a valid form of identification when admitting a test subj...