2020 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Member Request)

Chief Patron: Dunnavant
Creation of the Virginia Data Commission - SB 400

Item 32.5 #1s

Item 32.5 #1s

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Legislative Department
Virginia Data Commission FY2021 $250,000 FY2022 $350,000 GF

Page 27, after line 21, insert:

"32.5 Information Systems Management and Direction$250,000$350,000
Fund Sources:  General $250,000 $350,000 "


(This amendment provides $250,000 GF the first year and $350,000 GF the second year to create a new legislative agency related to data. The amendment includes funding for at least one full-time benefited position, office space, and meetings and the amounts are placeholders until a fiscal impact statement is developed. The Commission will be created pursuant to SB 400. The Commission will develop standards, guidelines, and best practices related to data and will seek to coordinate agency efforts to prevent duplication of data and efforts.)