Before SB 777, the California Education Code looked like this:
Section 212: "Sex" means the biological condition or quality of being a male or female human being.
Section 220: No person shall be subjected to discrimination on the basis of sex, ethnic group identification, race, national origin, religion, color, mental or physical disability, or any actual or perceived characteristic that is contained in the definition of hate crimes set forth in Section 422.55 of the Penal Code in any program or activity conducted by an educational institution that receives, or benefits from, state financial assistance or enrolls pupils who receive state student financial aid.
Section 51500: No teacher shall give instruction nor shall a school district sponsor any activity which reflects adversely upon persons because of their race, sex, color, creed, handicap, national origin, or ancestry.
After SB 777, the California Education Code is radically different:Section 210.7 is added to the Education Code, to read: