2004 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - HB5001 (Committee Approved)

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SCHEV - HJR 197 Study (language only)

Item 165 #1h

Item 165 #1h

Education: Higher Education
State Council of Higher Education for Virginia

Page 142, after line 55, insert:
"H. Pursuant to House Joint Resolution 197 of the 2004 Session of the General Assembly, the State Council of Higher Education shall consider the establishment of a public four-year degree-granting institution of higher education in South Central Virginia in developing its systemwide needs assessment plan for higher education in the Commonwealth. In its deliberations to develop the plan, the Council shall (i) collaborate with all interested parties and (ii) evaluate all available options, including, but not limited to, the creation of a branch campus of an existing institution in the South Central Virginia region. The State Council of Higher Education shall submit to the Division of Legislative Automated Systems an executive summary and report of its progress in meeting the requirements of this resolution no later than November 1, 2004. The executive summary and report shall be submitted as provided in the procedures of the Division of Legislative Automated Systems for the processing of legislative documents and reports and shall be posted on the General Assembly's website."

(This amendment is self-explanatory.)