Bill Text: VA HB2020 | 2019 | Regular Session | Prefiled

Bill Title: Virginia Community College System; certain registered apprenticeships, uniform instruction.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-01-11 - Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #3 [HB2020 Detail]

Download: Virginia-2019-HB2020-Prefiled.html
Offered January 9, 2019
Prefiled January 7, 2019
A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 23.1-2907.2, relating to the Virginia Community College System; certain registered apprenticeships; uniform instruction.
Patron-- James
Committee Referral Pending

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. That the Code of Virginia is amended by adding a section numbered 23.1-2907.2 as follows:

§23.1-2907.2. Registered apprenticeships; uniform instruction.

The System, in consultation with the state agency that is responsible for administering the registered apprenticeship program, shall develop and deliver uniform, related instruction for registered apprenticeships in high-demand programs, as determined by the Virginia Board of Workforce Development, and for which coursework is not otherwise available. Such instruction shall be available statewide and shall be delivered in a face-to-face, online, or blended format.