2012 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Member Request)

Chief Patron: Deeds
DCR: Land Conservation

Item C-33.70 #1s

Item C-33.70 #1s

First Year - FY2013 Second Year - FY2014
Natural Resources
Conservation and Recreation, Department of FY2013 $30,000,000 FY2014 $0 NGF

Page 377, following line 21, insert:
Included in this appropriation is funding for projects involving the acquisition of land for the purposes of conservation, open space and historic preservation, such land to be held by or on behalf of or for the benefit of the Commonwealth, its agencies or public bodies, including but not limited to the Department of Conservation and Recreation, the Department of Forestry, and the Virginia Outdoors Foundation.  The Secretary of Natural Resources, and where applicable the Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry, shall be consulted prior to any acquisition funded through this project.

"C-33.70 Preservation of Open Space and Historic Resources Through Conservation 
Fund Sources: Bond Proceeds

(This amendment provides $30.0 million from VPBA bond proceeds to the Department of Conservation and Resources for land conservation.)