2018 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Lewis
Co-Patron(s): Cosgrove, Favola, Locke, Lucas, Spruill, Wagner
State of Elizabeth River Scorecard 2020

Item 366 #1s

Item 366 #1s

First Year - FY2019 Second Year - FY2020
Natural Resources
Department of Environmental Quality FY2019 $200,000 FY2020 $203,000 GF

Page 327, line 36, strike "$43,789,387" and insert "$43,989,387".
Page 327, line 36, strike "$43,789,387" and insert "$43,992,387".

Page 328, following line 38, insert:

"H. Out of the appropriation in this item for Water Protection Outreach, $200,000 the first year and $203,000 the second year from the general fund is provided for development of the "State of the Elizabeth River Scorecard 2020" for scientific monitoring of pollution levels in the Elizabeth River.  The department shall provide coordination of development of the report with scientific analysis provided by the Virginia Institute for Marine Science and Old Dominion University.  Such report shall include, at a minimum, an assessment of fish health data including cancer levels, tributyltin levels, and benthic index of biotic integrity, in correlated contamination samples of water and Elizabeth River sediments."


(This amendment provides funding for an updated State of the Elizabeth River Scorecard.)