2000 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: McDonnell
Co-Patron(s): Bloxom, Christian, Councill, Diamonstein, Drake, Hamilton, Morgan, Moss, Robinson, Spruill, Tata, Williams
MCHR Distance Learning Program

Item 261 #2h

Item 261 #2h

First Year - FY2001 Second Year - FY2002
Education: Higher Education
Medical College of Hampton Roads FY2001 $400,000 FY2002 $400,000 GF

Page 204, line 35, strike "$12,934,025" and insert "$13,334,025".
Page 204, line 35, strike "$12,934,025" and insert "$13,334,025".
Page 206, after line 37, insert:
"I. This appropriation includes $400,000 from the general fund in each year for a web-based distance learning initiative to be developed by Eastern Virginia Medical School and private sector companies in Virginia."

(This amendment provides funds for the Eastern Virginia Medical School to work with private companies to develop and implement two web-based distance education programs: Global Rounds and an extension of the Master of Public Health program. The programs would be targeted to professionals in Asia and Latin America.)