1998 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Conference Report)

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International Advertising Budget

Item 94 #15c

Item 94 #15c

First Year - FY1999 Second Year - FY2000
Commerce And Trade
Virginia Economic Development Partnership FY1999 ($50,000) FY2000 ($50,000) GF

Page 65, line 43, strike "$42,264,583" and insert "$42,214,583".
Page 65, line 43, strike "$33,511,664" and insert "$33,461,664".
Page 67, after line 52, insert:  
"M.  The Virginia Economic Development Partnership shall report to the Chairmen of the Senate Finance and House Appropriations Committees by November 4, 1998, on its international advertising program, including, but not limited to, the number of products distributed, the number of responses by foreign companies to the advertisements, the number of active projects resulting totally or partially from this advertising, and the number of jobs created and value of investments resulting from the projects."

(This amendment reduces from $100,000 to $50,000 each year the amount of new funding for print advertising in Germany, Great Britain, Japan, Korea, and Canada. The amendment further directs the Partnership to report on its international advertising program to the General Assembly.)