2021 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1800 (Member Request)

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Requirements for CSA Private Special Education Day Schools (language only)

Item 293 #5h

Item 293 #5h

Health and Human Resources
Children's Services Act


Page 324, after line 6, insert:

"D. No private special education day school in Virginia shall receive Children's Services Act (CSA) pool funding unless it has been licensed by the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) and provide VDOE and the Office of Children's Services a report of the current tuition rates and other fees charged for it's services, by campus, by July 1 of each year. Schools shall report this information using a standardized format developed by the Office of Children's Services. The Office of Children's Services and the Virginia Department of Education shall publish on their websites each school's tuition and fees, and this published information shall be updated annually."


(This amendment adds language implementing recommendation number 1, 2, and 7 from the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission (JLARC) report, Review of the Children's Services Act and Private Special Education Day School Costs.)