2015 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1400 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Ransone
Career Counselor for Northern Neck CTE

Item 136 #27h

Item 136 #27h

First Year - FY2015 Second Year - FY2016
Education: Elementary and Secondary
Direct Aid To Public Education FY2015 $0 FY2016 $60,300 GF

Page 113, line 32, strike "$6,333,616,326" and insert "$6,333,676,626".
Page 114, line 25, strike "$50,846,321" and insert "$50,906,621".
Page 114, line 46, strike "$5,573,189,875" and insert "$5,573,250,175".
Page 128, after line 2, insert:
"c.  Out of this appropriation, $60,300 the second year from the general fund is provided to the Northern Neck Regional Technical Center to expand the workforce readiness education and industry based skills and certification development efforts supporting that region in the state."

(This amendment allocates $60,300 the second year from the general fund to provide funding to the Northern Neck Career and Technical Center (NNCTC) to hire a full-time Career Counselor. This position will oversee and implement workforce readiness education and certification programs during the high school years, the NNCTC Cooperative Education program, organizing and maintaining the NNCTC advisory board along with working with participating high school counselors on home school workforce needs. This counselor will benefit six counties and four towns in the Northern Neck, Middle Peninsula Region and prepare high school students for the workforce.)