2016 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Committee Approved)

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Virginia Reading Corps Pilot

Item 138 #5s

Item 138 #5s

First Year - FY2017 Second Year - FY2018
Education: Elementary and Secondary
Direct Aid to Public Education FY2017 $300,000 FY2018 $300,000 GF

Page 106, line 5, strike "$27,391,970" and insert "$27,691,970".
Page 106, line 5, strike "$28,091,970" and insert "$28,391,970".

Page 111, after line 11, insert:

"Y. Out of this amount, $300,000 from the general fund each year shall be reserved for school divisions to partner with the Virginia Reading Corps program.  The Virginia Reading Corps shall report annually to the school division and Department of Education on the outcomes of this program.".


(This amendment provides $300,000 for a pilot program of the Virginia Reading Corps programs in schools.)