2020 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Ayala
Co-Patron(s): Bulova, Plum, Roem
STEAM Education Fund

Item 137 #7h

Item 137 #7h

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Department of Education, Central Office Operations FY2021 $50,000 FY2022 $50,000 GF
FY2021 0.50 FY2022 0.50 FTE

Page 117, line 31, strike "$32,785,396" and insert "$32,835,396".
Page 117, line 31, strike "$213,457,147" and insert "$213,507,147".


(This amendment provides $50,000 each year from the general fund to support a part time position to administer the STEAM Education fund as proposed in House Bill 953. The bill, as introduced, establishes the STEAM Education Fund for the purpose of awarding grants in amounts not to exceed $50,000 annually to any public elementary or secondary school in the Commonwealth at which at least 25 percent of students qualify for free or reduced lunch that provides an academic class, curriculum, or activity focused on a science, technology, engineering, arts, or mathematics (STEAM) discipline.)