2006 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Morgan
New Point Lighthouse

Item 481 #4h

Item 481 #4h

First Year - FY2007 Second Year - FY2008
Nonstate Agencies
State Grants to Nonstate Entities-Nonstate Agencies FY2007 $250,000 FY2008 $0 GF

Page 418, line 4, strike "$19,210,000" and insert "$19,460,000".
Page 419, after line 49, insert:
"New Point Lighthouse, to the County of Mathews for the     $250,000     $0".

(This amendment provides a grant of $250,000 the first year from the general fund to Mathews County to support the immediate stabilization of the island surrounding the New Point Lighthouse and to provide for a portion of the county's costs of completing a feasibility study being performed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to determine a long-term restoration plan for the island. The New Point Lighthouse was originally built in 1805 and is the third oldest lighthouse on the Chesapeake Bay.)