Virginia Works Portal; created, report. (SB363)

Introduced By

Sen. Siobhan Dunnavant (R-Henrico) with support from co-patron Sen. Amanda Chase (R-Midlothian)

Progress

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

Description

Education and workforce development; Virginia Works Portal created; report. Creates the Virginia Works Portal to provide one-stop access to information regarding education pathways, career opportunities, and workforce development information available from agencies, institutions, and entities around the Commonwealth. The bill provides that the Portal shall provide an interactive, user-friendly environment and must be available to the public by July 1, 2021. The bill creates the Virginia Works Board chaired by the Governor's Chief Workforce Development Advisor to oversee the Portal and the Virginia Works Advisory Committee of public and private sector stakeholders to advise the Board. The Virginia Works Board is directed to report annually to the Joint Subcommittee on the Future Competitiveness of Virginia Higher Education and to the Governor and Chairmen of the House Committee on Appropriations and the Senate Committee on Finance. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/06/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101467D
01/06/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/22/2020Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2020Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
01/22/2020Committee substitute printed 20106348D-S1
02/06/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB363S1)
02/06/2020Continued to 2021 in Finance and Appropriations (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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