2023 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Dunnavant
SCHEV - Fast Path Nursing Workgroup (SB 1172)

Item 144 #1s

Item 144 #1s

First Year - FY2023 Second Year - FY2024
State Council of Higher Education for Virginia FY2023 $0 FY2024 $250,000 GF

Page 213, line 8, strike "$32,405,355" and insert "$32,655,355".

Page 216, after line 46, insert:

"Y. Out of this appropriation, $250,000 the second year from the general fund is provided to support the costs of the creation of a workgroup to develop recommendations for the implementation of a fast path nursing degree."


(This amendment provides $250,000 GF to support a working group as outlined in Senate Bill 1172. Funds are provided to support the costs of the workgroup that will make recommendations to establish standardized, universally accepted, and transferrable core curriculum for all registered nursing (RN) degree or diploma programs offered in each comprehensive community college, baccalaureate institution of higher education, and any other entity offering an RN degree or diploma program in the Commonwealth, including hospitals and for-profit. Funds and associated language are pursuant to the passage of Senate Bill 1172.)