The Dymally-Allatore Act from 1973 requires State agencies directly involved with the public employ bilingual staff when a 'substantial' portion of their clients served are non-English or limited-English speaking. AB 1258 defined 'substantial' as 5% served by a local office or facility of a State Agency in 1977.
The BOE has 437 employees registered that speak 41 languages.
126 translated documents available. To view these publications available at the BOE, please click here.
One publication, Making Sales in California is available in 18 languages. 118 other publications available in Spanish, Korean, Chinese and Vietnamese