2020 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - HB5005 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Guzman
COVID Outreach and Education Program (language only)

Item 479.10 #10h

Item 479.10 #10h

Central Appropriations
Central Appropriations


Page 204, after line 9, insert:

"E.1. The Governor is authorized to use the federal funds appropriated within this item to provide $500,000 in federal funding for the Virginia Department of Health to develop a one-time grant program to contract with non-profit organizations to provide COVID-19 education and outreach programs targeted to the Latinx community."


(This amendment authorizes the use of $500,000 in federal COVID-19 relief funds to provide a one-time grant program for education and outreach targeting the Latinx community.)