2021 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1800 (Member Request)

View Budget Item
View Budget Item amendments

Chief Patron: Plum
Plan for Monitoring School Division Compliance with State Standards

Item 143 #1h

Item 143 #1h

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Department of Education, Central Office Operations FY2021 $0 FY2022 $180,000 GF
FY2021 0.00 FY2022 2.00 FTE

Page 144, line 30, strike "$22,466,177" and insert "$22,646,177".

Page 146, after line 2, insert:

"J. The Department of Education shall develop and implement a pilot program to more comprehensively supervise school division compliance with a subset of key standards by requiring (i) the submission of more comprehensive compliance information, (ii) selective independent verification of compliance, (iii) monitoring of corrective action implementation, and (iv) analysis of compliance trends and issues. The department should conduct the pilot program during the 2021-2022 school year and submit a report on the results to the Board of Education and House Education and Appropriations committees and Senate Education and Health and Finance and Appropriations committees no later than November 30, 2022."


(This amendment implements a recommendation and a policy option from the JLARC report "Operations and Performance of the Virginia Department of Education.")