2005 Session

Budget Amendments - SB700 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Houck
Co-Patron(s): Colgan, Hanger, Hawkins, Howell, Lambert, Norment, Potts, Quayle, Stolle, Wampler, Watkins
Lib. of Va. - Find It Virginia

Item 258 #1s

Item 258 #1s

First Year - FY2005 Second Year - FY2006
Education: Other
The Library of Virginia FY2005 $0 FY2006 $1,000,000 GF

Page 234, line 45, strike "$5,697,347" and insert "$6,697,347".
Page 235, line 1, before "It is the intent" insert: "A."
Page 235, after line 6, insert:
"B.  Out of this appropriation, $1,000,000 the second year is provided from the general fund to partially restore previous general fund budget reductions and to provide the purchase of additional electronic databases developed for use by elementary and secondary school students that can be accessed through the Find It Virginia web site.  As part of the "Infopowering the Commonwealth" initiative, the web site provides daily, 24-hour access to students with library cards from their home, school, or public library computer at no cost."

(This amendment provides funding to increase access to electronic databases for K-12 students.)