2021 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Austin
VCCS - Health Science and Technology Education

Item 220 #3h

Item 220 #3h

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Higher Education
Virginia Community College System FY2021 $0 FY2022 $2,500,000 GF

Page 251, line 14, strike "$939,748,443" and insert "$942,248,443".

Page 254, after line 11, insert:

"AA. Out of this appropriation, $2,500,000 the second year from the general fund is designated for health science and technology education at Virginia Western, New River and Dabney S. Lancaster Community Colleges."


(This amendment provides funding to support expansion of a program between Roanoke City, Roanoke County and Botetourt County Public Schools, Virginia Western Community College, Dabney S. Lancaster Community College, New River Community College, Radford University Carilion, and regional healthcare employers that creates a pipeline of high school students to address employer needs. All school divisions in the service region of each community college are participating in this program's curriculum.)