2007 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1650 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Hall
Co-Patron(s): Jones D.C., McClellan, McEachin
Drop-out Prevention Program for Richmond City

Item 135 #22h

Item 135 #22h

First Year - FY2007 Second Year - FY2008
Education: Elementary and Secondary
Direct Aid To Public Education FY2007 $0 FY2008 $283,197 GF

Page 131, line 19, strike "$6,004,522,879" and insert "$6,004,806,076".
Page 150, after line 8, insert:
"f.  An additional payment of $283,197 in the second year from the general fund shall be made to the Richmond City school division to fund a drop-out program for an anti-bullying initiative and to assign Richmond Sheriff Deputies to school buildings."

(This amendment provides $283,197 the second year from the general fund to Richmond City school division for a two component drop-out prevention program. The first component, costing $121,197, consists of a comprehensive district-wide anti-bullying initiative. The second component, costing $162,000, consists of assigning Richmond Sheriff Deputies and school based staff to school buildings to monitor the metal detectors that the students must walk through as they enter the buildings.)