2004 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

Chief Patron: Athey
Co-Patron(s): Sherwood
Belle Grove Plantation

Item 531 #152h

Item 531 #152h

First Year - FY2005 Second Year - FY2006
Nonstate Agencies
State Grants to Nonstate Entities-Nonstate Agencies FY2005 $75,000 FY2006 $75,000 GF

Page 388, after line 37, insert:
"Out of the amounts for Financial Assistance for Cultural and Artistic Affairs, $75,000 the first year and $75,000 the second year from the general fund is provided to Belle Grove Plantation."

(This amendment provides a general fund grant of $75,000 in each year to Belle Grove Plantation to support this facility's continuing operations. Belle Grove Plantation is a unique limestone mansion originally built in 1797 by Major Isaac Hite, Jr., a prominent Revolutionary War veteran, and his wife, Nelly Conway Madison, the sister of James Madison. Listed on both the National and Virginia Registers of Historic Landmarks, the plantation is currently used as a museum and educational center.)