2019 Session

Budget Amendments - SB1100 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: McPike
Funding for Lead Water Testing Grants for Schools (language only)

Item 294 #1s

Item 294 #1s

Health and Human Resources
Department of Health


Page 310, after line 31, insert:

"C.  The Virginia Department of Health shall use any unallocated and unused general fund appropriation in this program to be used to fund grants to local school divisions for lead water pipe testing.  The department shall have the authority to develop the parameters of such a grant program."


(This amendment directs the Virginia Department of Health to use any unallocated and unused state funds in the Drinking Water program to be made available as grants to local school division for lead water pipe testing.)