2017 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Yancey
Vocational Lab Pilot (language only)

Item 138 #9h

Item 138 #9h

Direct Aid to Public Education


Page 119, strike line 33.

Page 119, after line 47, insert:

"Vocational Lab Pilot     $0       $480,000".

Page 125, strike lines 47 through 48.

Page 125, after line 48, insert:

"DD. Out of this appropriation, $480,000 is provided the second year from the general fund to establish Career and Technical Education Vocational Laboratory pilots that will be located within the Chesterfield and Virginia Beach school divisions and within the Virginia Aviation Academy located in the Newport News school division. These three vocational-based labs will be developed and focused on advanced, augmented and virtual reality related education."


(This amendment redirects $480,000 the second year from the new summer cyber camp to be used to develop three new Vocational Laboratory pilots that focus on advanced, augmented and virtual reality related education experience.)