2019 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1700 (Committee Approved)

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Broadband for Forestry Offices

Item 98 #2h

Item 98 #2h

First Year - FY2019 Second Year - FY2020
Agriculture and Forestry
Department of Forestry FY2019 $0 FY2020 $200,000 GF

Page 96, line 17, strike "$34,664,547" and insert "$34,864,547".

Page 97, after line 28, insert:

"K. Out of this appropriation, $200,000 the second year from the general fund to increase bandwidth capacity at the agency's offices in Abingdon, Appomattox-Buckingham State Forest, New Kent, Salem, and Tappahannock."


(This amendment provides $200,000 from the general fund in fiscal year 2020 to improve broadband capacity at five of Forestry's offices to better support the agency's ability to dispatch and track personnel and assets assigned to wildfires.)