2005 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Member Request)

Chief Patron: Fralin
Co-Patron(s): Griffith, Ware, O.
Blue Ridge Zoological Society of Va.

Item 531 #51h

Item 531 #51h

First Year - FY2005 Second Year - FY2006
Nonstate Agencies
State Grants to Nonstate Entities-Nonstate Agencies FY2005 $0 FY2006 $250,000 GF

Page 482, after line 18, insert:
"Out of the amounts for Financial Assistance for Cultural and Artistic Affairs, $250,000 the second year from the general fund is provided to the Blue Ridge Zoological Society of Virginia."

(This amendment provides $250,000 from the general fund in the second year to the Blue Ridge Zoological Society of Virginia. The funding will go to operational and capital support that consists of such projects as educational programs, school presentations, and ongrounds amphitheater programs as well as establishing a new and improved zoo in Southwest Virginia.)