2015 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1400 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Lingamfelter
Funding Aimed at Eliminating Homelessness for Veterans

Item 461 #1h

Item 461 #1h

First Year - FY2015 Second Year - FY2016
Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security
Veterans Services, Department of FY2015 $0 FY2016 $4,500,000 GF

Page 423, line 42, strike "$11,297,591" and insert "$15,797,591".
Page 424, after line 43, insert:
"H.  Out of this appropriation, $4,500,000 the second year from the general fund is provided to implement the Action Plan to End Veterans Homelessness in Virginia developed in June of 2014."

(This amendment includes $4.5 million from the general fund in fiscal year 2016 to increase access to supportive services for homeless veterans. The funding would be used to implement an Action Plan developed in the summer of 2014 by the Virginia Coalition to End Homelessness, the Homeless Outcomes Coordinating Council and the Department of Veteran Services.)