2018 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Tran
Co-Patron(s): Adams D., Guzman, Hurst, Rodman, VanValkenburg
HB1111 Establish STEAM Education Fund

Item 128 #6h

Item 128 #6h

First Year - FY2019 Second Year - FY2020
Department of Education, Central Office Operations FY2019 $0 FY2020 $127,200 GF
FY2019 0.00 FY2020 1.00 FTE

Page 102, line 38, strike "$19,490,887" and insert "$19,618,087".


(This amendment provides $127,200 and one full-time position the second year from the general fund for the fiscal impact of House Bill 1111, which requires the Department of Education to establish a new STEAM Education Fund for the purpose of awarding grants funded by general fund and/or through public-private partnerships in amounts not to exceed $50,000 annually to any public elementary or secondary school in the Commonwealth at which at least 25 percent of students qualify for free or reduced lunch that provides an academic class, curriculum, or activity focused on a science, technology, engineering, arts, or mathematics (STEAM) discipline. The funding and the position included in this amendment are contingent on the passage of House Bill 1111.)