2006 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

Chief Patron: Jones S.C.
DSS Suffolk Health Svcs Bldg (language only)

Item C-245.50 #1h

Item C-245.50 #1h

Health And Human Resources
Health, Department of

Page 458, after line 19, insert:
"§ 2-29.10 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (601)"
"The Department of Health, with the approval of the Governor, is hereby authorized to enter into a comprehensive agreement pursuant to the Public-Private Partnership Education Facilities and Infrastructure Act of 2002 for the provision of a replacement facility for the Suffolk Health Department under a capital lease agreement, the term of which shall not exceed 20 years, or if more cost effective, to design and construct such a replacement facility by financing through the Virginia Public Building Authority or other appropriate mechanism for a principal amount not to exceed $15 million.  The Department of General Services and the Department of the Treasury shall review any proposed agreement reached under this provision and make recommendations to the Governor for his consideration in acting on the agreement."

"C-245.50 Suffolk Human Services Building

(This amendment authorizes the replacement of the Suffolk Health Building under a public-private partnership financing arrangement.)