The president or the administrative head of each community college and the State Nautical School may establish and administer student loan funds pursuant to the act of Congress known as the "National Defense Education Act of 1958." Money allocated for the purpose of establishing a student loan fund at the State Nautical School may be withdrawn from the State Treasury and deposited to the credit of that institution in a trust account in accordance with the provisions of Government Code Sections 16305 to 16305.7 for the purpose of making loans to students in accordance with the federal act.
(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)