2020 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Floor Approved)

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SCHEV - Statewide Survey Plan (language only)

Item 152 #5h

Item 152 #5h

Education: Higher Education
State Council of Higher Education for Virginia


Page 179, after line 49, insert:

"P. 1. The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia shall develop a plan for implementing a statewide survey on institutional expenditures by program and academic discipline at Virginia's public institutions to determine the effectiveness of spending related to the attainment of state and institutional goals and inform strategic decision-making.

2. The Council shall review existing reporting capacities and other state examples of cost analysis by program and academic discipline in higher education to: (1) determine the Council's current capacity to conduct the survey; (2) determine any additional staff and financial support necessary for conducting such a survey; (3) determine the potential for long-range cost containments; and (4) detail a plan for survey implementation.

3. By November 1, 2020, the Council shall submit a report and any related recommendations to the Governor and the Chairs of the House Appropriations and Senate Finance and Appropriations Committees."


(This amendment is self-explanatory.)