2019 Session

Budget Amendments - SB1100 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Ruff
SCHEV - Increase Funding for the New Economy Workforce Credential Grants

Item 141 #3s

Item 141 #3s

First Year - FY2019 Second Year - FY2020
State Council of Higher Education for Virginia FY2019 $0 FY2020 $5,500,000 GF

Page 183, line 20, strike "$93,908,559" and insert "$99,408,559".

Page 186, line 22, strike "$13,500,000" and insert "$19,000,000".


(This amendment increases the funding for the New Economy Workforce Grant by $5.5 million GF in the second year, including the $4.0 million increase in the second year in the introduced budget, this would bring the total funding to $19.0 million in the second year, The additional funding would meet demand for the program and support an additional 4,500 students getting a credential.)