Virginia STEM Education Advisory Board; comprehensive review of labor statistics categories. (SB261)

Introduced By

Sen. Ghazala Hashmi (D-Midlothian) with support from co-patron Irene Shin (D-Herndon)

Progress

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

Description

Virginia STEM Education Advisory Board; comprehensive review of labor statistics categories; report. Directs the Virginia Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education Advisory Board (the Board) to perform a comprehensive review of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics categories within the standard occupational classification system and assess deficit areas that do not capture Virginia's existing STEM+C (Computing) workforce profile for the purpose of better aligning K-12 and higher education priorities. The Board shall report its findings to the Virginia Economic Development Partnership Authority Office of Education and Labor Market Alignment and the Chairmen of the House Committee on Communications, Technology and Innovation and the Senate Committee on General Laws and Technology no later than October 1, 2022. Read the Bill »

Status

01/27/2022: passed committee

History

DateAction
01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22101764D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/19/2022Assigned Education sub: Public Education
01/21/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB261)
01/27/2022Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2022Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/09/2022Continued to 2023 in Finance and Appropriations (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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