2019 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1700 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: VanValkenburg
Civics Programming

Item 135 #5h

Item 135 #5h

First Year - FY2019 Second Year - FY2020
Direct Aid to Public Education FY2019 $0 FY2020 $250,000 GF

Page 134, line 4, strike "$32,373,459" and insert "$32,623,459".

Page 134, after line 23, insert:

"Civics Programming       $0      $250,000".

Page 135, line 21, strike "$32,373,459", and insert "$32,623,459".

Page 142, after line 53, insert:

"MM. Out of this appropriation, $250,000 the second year from the general fund is provided to the Department of Education to award competitive grants to help bring civics programming and learning experiences into the Commonwealth's classrooms.  The Department of Education is directed to develop the parameters for such competitive grants."


(This amendment provides $250,000 to the Department of Education to develop and award competitive grants in civics programming.)