2007 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1650 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Tata
Mathematic Specialists for Five School Divisions

Item 134 #3h

Item 134 #3h

First Year - FY2007 Second Year - FY2008
Education: Elementary and Secondary
Direct Aid To Public Education FY2007 $0 FY2008 $300,000 GF

Page 129, line 39, strike "$2,447,750" and insert "$2,747,750".
Page 131, after line 17, insert:
"J.  Out of this appropriation, a one-time allocation of $300,000 in the second year from the general fund shall be distributed between Portsmouth, Richmond City, Stafford, Spotsylvania, and Virginia Beach school divisions for supplemental payments of $25,000 for each of twelve mathematic specialists placed in these divisions."

(This amendment provides a one-time allocation of $300,000 the second year from the general fund to pay a portion of the salaries for 12 mathematic specialists that have been placed at five school divisions (Portsmouth-2, Richmond City-4, Stafford-3, Spotsylvania-1, and Virginia Beach-2) through the National Science Foundation federal grant, "Mathematics Specialists in K-5 Schools: Research and Policy Pilot Study". )