1998 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Conference Report)

DOT Old State Library

Item C-144.01 #2c

Item C-144.01 #2c

First Year - FY1999 Second Year - FY2000
Transportation, Department of FY1999 $800,000 FY2000 $0 NGF

Page 372, after line 34, insert:
"C-144.01  Improvements:   Planning for Old State Library
                 and Archives Building Renovation and Reuse              $800,000
                 Fund Sources:  Commonwealth Transportation            $800,000
The Commonwealth Transportation Commissioner and the Director, Department of General Services, shall conduct a feasibility study of the renovation and reuse of the Old State Library and Archives Building.  The study may include architectural and engineering planning through the schematic or preliminary design stage.  The study shall include an examination of the conversion of the first floor of the building for general meeting and conference activities as Seat of Government and Executive Mansion support space.  Any or all of the other space in the building may be considered for general office space for the Department of Transportation.  A report, including architectural and engineering budget estimates for the project, shall be presented to the Governor and the Chairmen of the House Appropriations and Senate Finance Committees by November 1, 1998, for consideration by the 1999 session of the General Assembly."

(This amendment is self-explanatory.)