2017 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Committee Approved)

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SCHEV - Substance Abuse Awareness (language only)

Item 146 #3h

Item 146 #3h

State Council of Higher Education for Virginia


Page 168, after line 40, insert:

"P. The State Council of Higher Education shall work with the Department of Alcohol and Beverage Control to identify the current substance-use prevention and intervention programs including programs that address recreational and illicit drug use at colleges and universities.  A list of best practices will be compiled to be included in a plan for Virginia's colleges and universities to implement.  This may include, but not be limited to, student-initiated, student-led peer-to-peer education programs and college recovery programs.  A final report with recommendations shall be made to the Commission on Youth prior to the 2018 General Assembly Session."


(This amendment is self-explanatory.)