Senate committee substitute to the 1st edition makes the following changes. Deletes the previous provisions and now provides the following.
Enacts GS 143B-1218 to require administrators of the 12 specified programs to (1) determine the number of veterans, service members, and their families served and track the services, benefits, and discounts provided to them and (2) track outcomes for veterans, service members, and their families in accordance with outcome measures established by the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA). Some of the programs included are the Veteran Scholarship Program, the National Guard Pension Fund, the NC Central School of Law and UNC Chapel Hill veterans' law clinics, and the Substance Abuse Services Initiative for the NC National Guard. Requires the administrators to annually report the information collected during the previous fiscal year to the DMVA no later than September 1. Requires the DMVA to annually report the information it receives from the program administrators, beginning December 1, 2020, to the specified NCGA committee.
Changes the act's long title.
Bill S 232 (2019-2020)Summary date: Apr 9 2019 - View summary
Bill S 232 (2019-2020)Summary date: Mar 12 2019 - View summary
Enacts new GS 143B-1218 requiring the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs to track the following types of programs by documenting, collecting, and analyzing the effect of the programs on the outcomes of veterans and their families: (1) programs to assist veterans in obtaining access to health care, (2) programs to assist veterans and their families in obtaining housing and other social supports, (3) programs to assist veterans in obtaining employment, (4) programs to provide financial assistance to veterans and their families, and (5) any other programs designed to serve veterans and their families in this state. Requires the use of a mixed-methods approach that combines outcome-based evaluation and impact evaluation. Requires an annual report, beginning November 1, 2020, to the specified NCGA committee.