2020 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Petersen
Virginia Agriculture Surplus System

Item 95 #2s

Item 95 #2s

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Agriculture and Forestry
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services FY2021 $250,000 FY2022 $250,000 GF

Page 85, line 12, strike "$5,042,932" and insert "$5,292,932".
Page 85, line 12, strike "$5,042,932" and insert "$5,292,932".

Page 85, following line 16,  insert:

"Out of the amounts in this Item, $250,000 the first year and $250,000 the second year from the the general fund is included for the Virginia Agriculture Surplus System.  These amounts shall be allocated for purchase and distribution of Virginia-grown agricultural products to each Virginia locality based on levels of unemployment, SNAP eligibility and Medicaid eligibility in partnership with Virginia's charitable food system."


(This amendment would provide funding to donate items to the charitable food system.)