Energy career cluster; Department of Education, et al., to establish, report. (HB2008)

Introduced By

Del. Scott Garrett (R-Lynchburg) with support from 9 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Lamont Bagby (D-Richmond), Del. Dickie Bell (R-Staunton), Del. Glenn Davis (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Gordon Helsel (R-Poquoson), Del. Mike Mullin (D-Newport News), Del. Brenda Pogge (R-Williamsburg), Del. Roxann Robinson (R-Chesterfield), Del. Schuyler VanValkenburg (D-Henrico), Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Department of Education; energy career cluster. Requires the Department of Education, in consultation with representatives from pertinent industries such as renewable energy, natural gas, nuclear energy, coal, and oil, to establish an energy career cluster. The bill requires the Department of Education to base the knowledge and skill sets contained in such energy career cluster on the energy industry competency and credential models developed by the Center for Energy Workforce Development in partnership with the U.S. Department of Labor. The bill further requires the Department of Education to report to the Chairmen of the House Committee on Education and the Senate Committee on Education and Health no later than December 1, 2019, on its progress toward establishing such energy career cluster. This bill is identical to SB 1348. Read the Bill »

Status

02/21/2019: Passed the General Assembly

History

DateAction
01/07/2019Committee
01/07/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19103837D
01/07/2019Referred to Committee on Education
01/11/2019Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #2
01/21/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2008)
01/23/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
01/23/2019Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/28/2019Reported from Education (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2019Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/28/2019Assigned App. sub: Elementary & Secondary Education
01/30/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/01/2019Reported from Appropriations (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2019Read first time
02/04/2019Read second time and engrossed
02/05/2019Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/05/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/14/2019Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2019Read third time
02/18/2019Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2019Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2008ER)
02/21/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2008ER)
02/21/2019Enrolled
02/21/2019Signed by Speaker
02/21/2019Signed by President
02/28/2019Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 28, 2019
02/28/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/12/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 370 (effective 7/1/19)
03/12/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0370)

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