2001 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1600 (Committee Approved)

Restore SOL Reviews

Item 139.1 #1h

Item 139.1 #1h

First Year - FY2001 Second Year - FY2002
Education: Elementary and Secondary
Education, Central Office Operations, Department of FY2001 $0 FY2002 $190,000 GF

Page 125, line 48, strike "($1,622,909)" and insert "($1,432,909)".
Page 125, after line 51, insert:
"General funds in the amount of $190,000 in the second year are provided to continue the schedule of reviews of the Standards of Learning pursuant to § 22.1-253.13:1 of the Code of Virginia, to partially offset proposed reductions included in House Bill 1600 of the 2001 Session, as introduced."

(This amendment would restore general funds for the Department of Education to continue its scheduled reviews of the Standards of Learning. Under the Code of Virginia, standards are to be reviewed in each subject area at least every seven years.)