2005 Session

Budget Amendments - SB700 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Houck
Co-Patron(s): Colgan, Hawkins, Lambert, Quayle, Stolle, Williams
SOE - Va. Family Resources Study

Item 135 #3s

Item 135 #3s

First Year - FY2005 Second Year - FY2006
Education: Elementary and Secondary
Education, Secretary of FY2005 $0 FY2006 $300,000 GF

Page 118, line 4, strike "$871,735" and insert "$1,171,735".
Page 120, after line 21, insert:
"J.  Out of this appropriation, $300,000 the second year is provided from the general fund for the one-time costs associated with the Virginia Family Resources Study."

(This amendment provides funding to support a comprehensive study that will examine, among other things, how Virginia families finance their children's education at public and private colleges in the Commonwealth; the extent to which students and families rely on savings, additional work, loans, or other funding mechanisms to cover college costs; perceived barriers to applying for student financial aid; and comparative information about available family resources for students attending public versus private, nonprofit institutions of higher education in the Commonwealth.)