2015 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1400 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Stolle
HB 1817 - State Flood Protection Plan Update

Item 357 #1h

Item 357 #1h

First Year - FY2015 Second Year - FY2016
Natural Resources
Conservation and Recreation, Department of FY2015 $0 FY2016 $120,000 NGF
FY2015 0.00 FY2016 1.00 FTE

Page 319, line 35, strike "$55,254,708" and insert "$55,374,708".
Page 322, line 3, after "I." insert " 1.".
Page 322, line 6, strike "The funding provided in this paragraph".
Page 322, strike line 7.
Page 322, line 8, strike "renovation and repair."
Page 322, after line 10, insert:
"2. Unobligated balances in the Dam Safety, Flood Prevention and Protection Assistance Fund may be utilized in an amount not to exceed $120,000 in the second year to review and update the Commonwealth's Flood Protection Plan in accordance with § 10.1-602 of the Code of Virginia."

(This amendment provides nongeneral funds and one position to the Department of Conservation and Recreation to enact the provisions of House Bill 1817 and Senate Bill 1079 that require the Department to review and update the Commonwealth's flood protection plan on a regular basis and to maintain the plan in an online format. This amendment also contains a technical amendment to strike language concerning the use of the funding that conflicts with the purposes of the Dam Safety, Flood Prevention and Protection Assistance Fund already set out in § 10.1-603.19 of the Code of Virginia. This amendment is a recommendation of the Joint Subcommittee to Formulate Recommendations to Address Recurrent Flooding.)