1997 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1600 (Committee Approved)

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NE Gov. School

Item 143 #5h

Item 143 #5h

First Year - FY1997 Second Year - FY1998
Education: Elementary and Secondary
Direct Aid To Public Education FY1997 $0 FY1998 $900,000 GF

Page 122, line 34, strike "$4,494,247" and insert "$5,394,247".
Page 123, after line 11, insert:
"D.  Full funding for the operation of The Commonwealth Governor's School in Northeastern Virginia is contingent upon the provision of full Governor's School services and activities by September 30, 1997.  Any delay in the provision of full Governor's School services and activities will result in a corresponding reduction in state funding.  Funding is also contingent upon satisfaction of all Board of Education requirements as set forth on January 9, 1997.  Any funds that are not utilized by the School at the end of June 30, 1998, shall be redistributed to fully operating Governor's schools for technology upgrades."

(This amendment provides state support for the Commonwealth Governor's School in the second year. The school will serve students in the counties of Caroline, Fluvanna, King George, Louisa, Orange, Spotsylvania, and Stafford and the City of Fredericksburg. Any funds not necessary for the operation of this School will be redistributed to the other existing Governor's Schools.)