2019 Session

Budget Amendments - SB1100 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Wagner
UAS Runway Lengthening (language only)

Item 434 #1s

Item 434 #1s

Virginia Commercial Space Flight Authority


Page 455, line 6, insert "A.".

Page 455, after line 9, insert:

"B. In addition to the amounts included in this item, the Commonwealth Transportation Board shall transfer $8,500,000 in the second year to the Commonwealth Space Flight Fund to extend the Wallops Flight Facility Runway 04/22 to a final length of 10,000 feet and for the removal of trees adjacent to the existing airfield."


(This amendment provides a transfer of $8.5 million in the second year from the Transportation Trust Fund to the Commercial Spaceflight Fund for an extension of the existing runway and associated tree removal costs.)