2016 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Carrico
VA Virtual School - Per Pupil Funding (language only)

Item 139 #12s

Item 139 #12s

Direct Aid to Public Education


Page 124, after line 9, insert:

"l. Based on enrollment in the Virginia Virtual School, the Department of Education shall direct the average state share of Standards of Quality per pupil funding and the state sales tax per pupil funding to the Virginia Virtual School.  Funds shall be transferred based on the number of actual students enrolled with a limit of 5,000 students per school year.  The Department of Education shall pay these funds to the School semi-monthly.".


(This amendment relates to the flow of funding for the Virginia Virtual School. House Bill 324 to create the Virginia Virtual School passed the 2015 General Assembly with a re-enactment clause and was signed by the Governor.)