View Amendment Current Amendment: ED to Bill 4766

The Committee on Education proposed the following amendment (SA\4766C001.JN.SA22):

Amend the bill, as and if amended, SECTION 1, by striking Section 13-1-2030(A) and inserting:

/ "Section 13-1-2030.(A)There is established the 'Coordinating Council for Workforce Development' which is created to engage in discussions, collaboration, and information sharing concerning the state's ability to prepare and train workers to meet current and future workforce needs. The coordinating council shall must be comprised of the following members:

(1) the Secretary of the Department of Commerce or his designee;

(2) the State Superintendent of Education or his designee;

(3) the Executive Director of the State Board for Technical and Comprehensive Education or his designee;

(4) the Executive Director of the Department of Employment and Workforce or his designee;

(5) the Executive Director of the Commission on Higher Education or his designee;

(6) the president or provost of a research university who shall be is selected by the presidents of the research universities;

(7) the president or provost of a four-year college or university who shall be is selected by the presidents of the four-year universities;

(8) the president of a technical college who shall be appointed by the Chairman of the State Board for Technical and Comprehensive Education;

(9) a person the following members appointed by the State Superintendent of Education who has particularized have expertise regarding Chapter 59, Title 59, the South Carolina Education and Economic Development Act:

(a) a school district superintendent;

(b) a school counselor; and

(c) a career and technology education director; and

(10) a representative two representatives from the business community appointed by the President of the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce Governor, who have professional expertise in economic development and workforce issues;

(11) a person appointed by the Chairman of the House Education and Public Works Committee and a person appointed by the House minority party leader; and

(12) a person appointed by the Chairman of the Senate Education Committee and a person appointed by the Senate minority party leader. /