2012 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Member Request)

Chief Patron: Marsh
Co-Patron(s): Lucas
DGS: Emancipation Monument

Item C-0.01 #1s

Item C-0.01 #1s

First Year - FY2013 Second Year - FY2014
General Services, Department of FY2013 $2,500,000 FY2014 $2,500,000 GF

Page 373, following line 4, insert:
The amount appropriated by this Item shall be used for construction of a permanent monument celebrating the emancipation of slaves, on Monument Avenue in Richmond,  in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation on January 1, 1863. These funds shall be matched by an equal or greater amount of private contributions, either in cash or in kind.

"C-.01 Emancipation Monument
Fund Sources: General

(This amendment provides $2.5 million GF the first year and $2.5 million GF the second year for the construction of a memorial to emancipation on Monument Avenue in Richmond.)