Educational prerequisites or testing or evaluation methods which are not job-related shall not be employed as part of hiring practices or promotional practices conducted pursuant to this part unless there is no adverse effect.

Nothing in this section shall be interpreted to limit the authority of the State Personnel Board regarding the state merit selection and examining program under Article VII of the California Constitution and this division.

Terms Used In California Government Code 19702.2

(Amended by Stats. 1985, Ch. 794, Sec. 34.)