1997 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1600 (Conference Report)

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VCCS Fund Norfolk & F'burg Campuses

Item 162 #9c

Item 162 #9c

First Year - FY1997 Second Year - FY1998
Education: Higher Education
Virginia Community College System FY1997 $0 FY1998 $3,100,000 GF
FY1997 0.00 FY1998 79.25 FTE

Page 137, line 13, strike "$337,101,057" and insert "$340,201,057".
Page 139, after line 35, insert:
"N.  The Director of the State Council of Higher Education and the Chancellor of the Virginia Community College System shall report to the General Assembly during the first month of the 1998 session on the status of enrollment at Tidewater Community College.  The report shall include recommendations for adjusting the funding and position levels for the college based upon latest available enrollment estimates for fiscal year 1998."

(This amendment provides second year funding of $2,500,000 from the general fund and 67.50 positions for the new Norfolk Campus of Tidewater Community College, and $600,000 from the general fund and 11.75 positions for the new Fredericksburg Campus of Germanna Community College. The budget, as introduced, did not provide additional resources in the second year for these campuses. Funding for the first year only was included in Chapter 912, the 1996 Appropriation Act.)