2023 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1400 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: LaRock
SCHEV - DEI and Critical Race Theory Expenditure Reporting (language only)

Item 144 #7h

Item 144 #7h

Education: Higher Education
State Council of Higher Education for Virginia


Page 216, after line 46, insert:

"Y. The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) and each public college and university shall disclose information about programs related to diversity, equity and inclusion and projects and initiatives related to critical race theory.  SCHEV shall submit a description of the program, project, or initiative, relevant staff positions, expenditures, including the amount provided through state aid.  SCHEV shall compile such information into a report that shall be submitted no later than October 1 annually to the Governor and the Chairs of the House Appropriations, House Education, Senate Finance and Appropriations and Senate Education and Health Committees."


(This amendment is self-explanatory.)