1999 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1450 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: O'Brien
Teacher Technology Training

Item 156 #3h

Item 156 #3h

First Year - FY1999 Second Year - FY2000
Education: Higher Education
State Council of Higher Education for Virginia FY1999 $0 FY2000 $750,000 GF

Page 147, line 26, strike "$8,721,318" and insert "$9,471,318".
Page 148, line 59, strike "250,000" and insert "1,000,000".
Page 149, line 5, after the "Virginia." insert:
"Notwithstanding §23-9.13.1, Code of Virginia, four institutions shall be involved as "lead institutions" in carrying out this provision."

(This amendment provides an additional $750,000 from the general fund in the second year to train public school teachers in the use of technology in instruction. The "lead institutions" involved in the training are Old Dominion University, Virginia Tech, the University of Virginia, and George Mason University.)