2000 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Shuler
Co-Patron(s): Dillard, Griffith, Jackson, Keister, Kilgore, Plum, Scott, Thomas
Western Virginia Public Education Consortium

Item 141 #22h

Item 141 #22h

First Year - FY2001 Second Year - FY2002
Education: Elementary and Secondary
Direct Aid To Public Education FY2001 $115,000 FY2002 $115,000 GF

Page 97, line 48, strike "$326,798,379" and insert "$326,913,379".
Page 97, line 48, strike "$331,359,388" and insert "$331,474,388".
Page 101, line 27, strike the first "$75,000" and insert "$190,000".
Page 101, line 27, strike the second "
$75,000" and insert "$190,000"
Page 101, line 28, strike "New Century" and insert "Western Virginia".

(This amendment would provide operating funds for the Western Virginia Public Education Consortium, composed of the school divisions of Alleghany, Bland, Botetourt, Clifton Forge, Craig, Covington, Floyd, Franklin, Giles, Montgomery, Pulaski, Radford, Roanoke City, Roanoke County, Salem, and Wythe. Among the duties and functions of the consortium would be: conducting ongoing needs assessments; developing plans and programs to respond to identified needs; develop linkages with technology-rich schools and school divisions in Northern Virginia; and creating the capacity for development of shared services and programs. Consortium members will also be provided with access to grant writing support and policy analysis service.)