2006 Session

Budget Amendments - SB29 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: OBrien
National Guard Re-Enlistment Bonuses

Item 447 #1s

Item 447 #1s

First Year - FY2005 Second Year - FY2006
Public Safety
Military Affairs, Department of FY2005 $0 FY2006 $1,432,000 GF

Page 140, line 45, strike "$1,534,849" and insert "$2,966,849".

(This amendment provides $1,432,000 the second year from the general fund for re-enlistment incentives for the Virginia National Guard to maintain or increase its current strength by offering targeted bonuses of $2,000 for soldiers and airmen who re-enlist in the Virginia National Guard for at least two years. The bonus program would be provided between April 1 and September 31, 2006.)