2005 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Member Request)

Chief Patron: Reid
Co-Patron(s): Wardrup
Specials Olympics of Virginia, Inc.

Item 531 #175h

Item 531 #175h

First Year - FY2005 Second Year - FY2006
Nonstate Agencies
State Grants to Nonstate Entities-Nonstate Agencies FY2005 $0 FY2006 $100,000 GF

Page 482, after line 18, insert:
"Out of the amounts for Financial Assistance for Cultural and Artistic Affairs, $100,000 the second year from the general fund is provided to the Special Olympics of Virginia, Inc."

(This amendment provides $100,000 from the general fund in the second year to the Special Olympics of Virginia, Inc. Special Olympics has been included in the non-state agency budget for six of the last eight years. None of the funds are used for the overhead expenses and all of the funds are utilized to assist mentally retarded youth in Virginia to participate in sporting activities across Virginia.)