(a) Commencing with the 2009-10 fiscal year, the commission shall issue loan assumption agreements for up to 100 student loans for program participants eligible under this article.
(b) Priority for these agreements shall be given to applicants who have obtained a probationary license but have not graduated from a physician assistant program.
(c) The issuance of loan assumption agreements under this article in any fiscal year shall be subject to the provision of funding in the annual Budget Act.
(Added by Stats. 2008, Ch. 628, Sec. 1.)