1999 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Member Request)

Chief Patron: Howell
Co-Patron(s): Hawkins, Puckett, Ticer, Trumbo
Technology Innovation Centers

Item 513.8 #1s

Item 513.8 #1s

First Year - FY1999 Second Year - FY2000
Innovative Technology Authority FY1999 $250,000 FY2000 $750,000 GF

Page 396, line 13, strike "$11,327,237" and insert "$11,577,237".
Page 396, line 13, strike "$11,900,662" and insert "$12,650,662".

(This amendment provides $1.0 million of general fund support in the 1998-2000 biennium to CIT for three Technology Innovation Centers. The Centers focus on existing and emerging technologies important to Virginia's technology industry. The services provided include development, application, and commercialization efforts. The three centers to be funded are the Internet Technology Center, Center for Plasma and Photon Processing, and 21st Century Manufacturing Center. This is a recommendation of the Joint Commission on Technology and Science.)