2004 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

Chief Patron: Scott, E.
Montpelier Foundation

Item 531 #146h

Item 531 #146h

First Year - FY2005 Second Year - FY2006
Nonstate Agencies
State Grants to Nonstate Entities-Nonstate Agencies FY2005 $150,000 FY2006 $150,000 GF

Page 388, after line 37, insert:
"Out of the amounts for Financial Assistance for Cultural and Artistic Affairs, $150,000 the first year and $150,000 the second year from the general fund is provided to the Montpelier Foundation."

(This amendment provides a general fund grant of $150,000 in each year of the biennium to the Montpelier Foundation to support the renovation of Montpelier, the home of James Madison. Madison was the nation's fourth president and "Father of the Constitution." The restoration work performed by the Montpelier Foundation will establish Montpelier as one of Virginia's great presidential homes and a significant piece of the heritage tourism industry.)