2016 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Conference Report)

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VIMS - Marine Conservation Fellowship

Item 162 #2c

Item 162 #2c

First Year - FY2017 Second Year - FY2018
Education: Higher Education
Virginia Institute of Marine Science FY2017 $0 FY2018 $125,000 GF

Page 157, line 30, strike "$21,955,827" and insert "$22,080,827".

Page 158, following line 35, insert:

"J. Out of this appropriation, $125,000 the second year from the general fund is designated for the establishment of a marine conservation fellowship program in partnership with Virginia-based marine science education programs and conservation museums."


(This amendment provides $125,000 from the general fund in the second year for a marine conservation fellowship program to train conservators capable of working at museums in the Commonwealth.)