1999 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Reynolds
Franklin County Workforce Development Consortium

Item 95 #6s

Item 95 #6s

First Year - FY1999 Second Year - FY2000
Commerce And Trade
Business Assistance, Department of FY1999 $0 FY2000 $100,000 GF

Page 81, line 48, strike "$21,589,450" and insert "$21,689,450".
Page 83, after line 4, insert:  "H.  Out of the amounts in this Item shall be provided $100,000 the second year from the general fund to Franklin County for implementing a workforce training consortium in cooperation with the Town of Rocky Mount, the Franklin County Economic Development Commission, the Franklin County Schools, Patrick Henry Community College, Virginia Western Community College, and Ferrum College.".

(This amendment provides $100,000 of general fund support to develop a workforce consortium in Franklin County. The consortium's focus is to provide local workers with access to ongoing job training services that will help them cope with changing workplace technology.)