2004 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Ruff
Co-Patron(s): Lucas
VCCS - Expand Dual Enrollment

Item 230 #9s

Item 230 #9s

First Year - FY2005 Second Year - FY2006
Education: Higher Education
Virginia Community College System FY2005 $5,974,666 FY2006 $11,949,333 GF

Page 174, line 20, strike "$506,981,339" and insert "$512,956,005".
Page 174, line 20, strike "$517,392,172" and insert "$529,341,505".
Page 178, line 27, insert:
"T.  Out of this appropriation, $5,974,666 is provided in the first year from the general fund and $11,949,333 is provided in the second year from the general fund to expand dual enrollment programs."

(This amendment provides additional funding to expand the number of high school students who take college courses and receive college credits. Currently, the VCCS estimates about 14,000 students participate in dual enrollment programs. The VCCS plans to expand the program to 45,000 by 2009.)