2021 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - HB1800 (Committee Approved)

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Alleghany County - Covington School Division Consolidation

Item 145 #9h

Item 145 #9h

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Direct Aid to Public Education FY2021 $0 FY2022 $582,000 GF

Page 157, line 33, strike "$7,858,640,121" and insert "$7,859,222,121".

Page 159, unstrike lines 20 and 21.

Page 197, after line 14, insert:

"42. Alleghany County - Covington City School Division Consolidation Incentive

Out of this appropriation, $582,000 the second year from the general fund is provided as an incentive for the consolidation of the Alleghany County and Covington City school divisions.  This incentive payment shall be provided for no more than five fiscal years, beginning in fiscal year 2022 through fiscal year 2026."


(This amendment restores $582,000 in incentive payments for Alleghany County and Covington City school divisions to consolidate. Such payments are intended to be set at this amount for five years, with no adjustments. On January 28, 2021, the Board of Education approved the consolidation of these school divisions, to become effective July 1, 2022.)