2015 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1400 (Conference Report)

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Civil Indigent Defense (Legal Aid)

Item 48 #1c

Item 48 #1c

First Year - FY2015 Second Year - FY2016
Judicial Department
Virginia State Bar FY2015 $0 FY2016 $750,000 GF

Page 34, line 23, strike "$11,855,863" and insert "$12,605,863".

(This amendment provides $750,000 the second year from the general fund for the Legal Services Corporation of Virginia (LSCV) for civil indigent defense. The Virginia State Bar provides civil indigent defense to low-income Virginians through contracted services with LSCV. The LSCV funds and provides oversight and administrative support for a statewide legal aid delivery system consisting of ten legal aid programs operating out of 38 offices throughout the Commonwealth.)