2017 Session

Budget Amendments - SB900 (Committee Approved)

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NCI - Five-Year Plan

Item 249 #1s

Item 249 #1s

First Year - FY2017 Second Year - FY2018
New College Institute FY2017 $0 FY2018 $100,000 GF

Page 226, line 46, strike "$3,490,544" and insert "$3,590,544".

Page 227, line 13, before "The" insert: "Out of this appropriation, $100,000 from the general fund in the second year is designated for the".

Page 227, line 13, strike "The".

Page 227, line 13, strike, "shall" and insert "to".

Page 227, line 14, before "plan" insert "five- year".

Page 227, line 18, after "completion." insert: "New College Institute shall also review options to work collaboratively with local community colleges.".

Page 227, after line 21, insert:

"4.  The plan shall also include mechanisms to address growing the pipeline for post-secondary education while working in consultation with local school boards.

5.  New College Institute shall negotiate a memorandum of understanding with the New College Institute Foundation to include funding responsibilities and a determination of whether state or foundation ownership of the facility is in the best interest of the Commonwealth.

6.  The goals of the Harvest Foundation shall be considered in the development of this five-year plan."


(This amendment provides $100,000 GF in the second year for the New College Institute to develop a five-year plan. The amendment also updates the language to provide some additional stipulations for the plan.)