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Budget Amendments - SB800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Ruff
Co-Patron(s): Wagner
VCCS - Support Workforce Incentive Training Fund

Item 213 #3s

Item 213 #3s

First Year - FY2015 Second Year - FY2016
Education: Higher Education
Virginia Community College System FY2015 $0 FY2016 $7,500,000 GF

Page 186, line 31, strike "$88,989,596" and insert "$96,489,596".
Page 188, after line 18, insert:
"K.  Out of this appropriation, $7,500,000 the second year from the general fund is provided for the Workforce Incentive Training Fund.".

(This amendment would provide $7.5 million GF in the second year for a Workforce Incentive Training Fund at the Virginia Community College System (VCCS). This program would provide an incentive of $1,000 per Virginia student successfully completing both the training and required testing for certification and licensure (maximum of 7,500 Virginians). This budget amendment is a companion to SB 971.)