2008 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Committee Approved)

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School Lunch Reimbursement from 4.7 Cents to 5.0 Cents

Item 140 #22s

Item 140 #22s

First Year - FY2009 Second Year - FY2010
Education: Elementary and Secondary
Direct Aid To Public Education FY2009 $0 FY2010 $682,042 GF

Page 115, line 57, strike "$6,599,719,818" and insert "$6,600,401,860".
Page 154, at the beginning of line 45, insert "1.".
Page 154, after line 51, insert:
"2. In the second year, this appropriation includes funding to reimburse school divisions five cents for each lunch served to students."

(This amendment provides funding the second year for a 5.0 cent reimbursement for a projected 130 million school lunches served across the Commonwealth in the 2009-10 school year. Current funding for reimbursement of school lunches has been level-funded at $5.8 million, including for FY 2009, and now equates to about 4.7 cents per lunch.)