2000 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Landes
Co-Patron(s): Deeds, Harris, Louderback, Van Yahres, Weatherholtz
Charity Food Distribution Program

Item 94 #1h

Item 94 #1h

First Year - FY2001 Second Year - FY2002
Commerce And Trade
Agriculture and Consumer Services, Department of FY2001 $3,000,000 FY2002 $0 GF

Page 62, line 37, strike "$1,985,225" and insert "$4,985,225".

(This amendment provides $3.0 million for a matching grant program. Funds are to be used to purchase food from Virginia businesses, including producers, packers, processors, retailers, and wholesalers. The program is to focus on providing food packages to needy families. A portion of the amendment can be used by the Department for administrative purposes. Food Banks can retain no more than 10 percent of their grants for administration, warehousing and distribution costs.)