2002 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Conference Report)

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Tredegar National Civil War Center (language only)

Item 135 #1c

Item 135 #1c

Commerce And Trade
Virginia Tourism Authority

Page 89, after line 4, insert:
"K.  Out of the amounts for Tourist Promotion shall be provided $250,000 the first year and $250,000 the second year from the general fund for the Tredegar National Civil War Center, a national comprehensive museum and education center in the City of Richmond."

(This amendment provides $500,000 in the 2002-2004 biennium to support the Tredegar National Civil War Center. The Center will focus on three major stories: the federal defense of the Union, the African-American struggle for Freedom, and the Confederate war for Home and Nationhood.)