COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

P.O. BOX 2120

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120

 

SUPTS. MEMO NO. 98

July 26, 2002

INFORMATIONAL

TO:

Division Superintendents

 

FROM:

Jo Lynne DeMary

Superintendent of Public Instruction

 

SUBJECT:

Resolutions from the 2002 General Assembly Session

 

This memorandum provides you with information about House Joint Resolution No. 169 that was passed during the 2002 General Assembly Session.

 

House Joint Resolution No. 169 acknowledges and supports the Accord reached between the Commonwealth of Virginia and the United States Department of Education Office for Civil Rights. The purpose of the Accord is to ensure progress towards the goal of ending segregation in Virginias system of higher education. The complete resolution can be found at http://leg1.state.va.us/cgi-bin/legp504.exe?021+ful+HJ169ER.

 

For more information about this resolution, contact Dr. Cynthia Cave, director of policy and public affairs, at ccave@mail.vak12ed.edu or (804) 225-2092.

 

 

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