2021 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Heretick
Provide Funding to Increase Compensation for VMRC Officers

Item 477 #8h

Item 477 #8h

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Central Appropriations
Central Appropriations FY2021 $0 FY2022 $3,400,000 GF

Page 554, line 9, strike "$138,332,991" and insert "$141,732,991".

Page 566, after line 4, insert:

"MM. Out of the amounts included in this item, amounts estimated at $3,400,000 the second year from the general fund to increase salary compensation for sworn officers of the Virginia Marine Resource Commission to reach parity with the compensation for officers within the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries effective June 10, 2021."


(This amendment provides $3.4 million in fiscal year 2022 to increase compensation for VRMC officers to reach parity with DGIF officers.)