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2018 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Member Request)

Chief Patron: Howell
Co-Patron(s): Black, Favola, Marsden, Petersen, Saslaw, Vogel, Wexton
CO - Pre-Planning - SMV - NOVA Regional Science Center

Item C-21.5 #3s

Item C-21.5 #3s

First Year - FY2019 Second Year - FY2020
Education
The Science Museum of Virginia FY2019 $250,000 FY2020 $0 GF

Language
Page 441, after line 18, insert:

"C-21.5 Planning: Pre-Planning - Northern Virginia Regional Science Center$250,000$0
Fund Sources:  General $250,000 $0 "

"A. Out of this appropriation, $250,000 the first year from the General Fund is designated for the pre-planning study for the construction of a regional science center under the Science Museum of Virginia, including the site, facility and exhibits for a new science center to be located on land donated to the Children's Science Center in the Dulles area of Loudoun County within the Northern Virginia region.

B. The Science Museum shall report the pre-planning study to the Chairmen of the House Appropriations and Senate Finance Committees by September 1 of the year prior to the request for detailed planning.".



Explanation

(This amendment provides $250,000 GF the first year for pre-planning for the construction of a regional science center in Northern Virginia. The center would be located on land donated to the Children's Science Center in the Dulles areas of Loudoun County. The amendment requires a report on the pre-planning study prior to requesting detailed planning.)