2022 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Hodges
Nursing Scholarships

Item 287 #3h

Item 287 #3h

First Year - FY2023 Second Year - FY2024
Health and Human Resources
Department of Health FY2023 $1,000,000 FY2024 $1,000,000 GF

Page 295, line 8, strike "$5,860,000" and insert "$6,860,000".
Page 295, line 8, strike "$5,860,000" and insert "$6,860,000".


(This amendment provides $1.0 million each year from the general fund each year to fund nursing scholarship programs established under the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) to assist in recruiting new nurses and nursing faculty into the profession to address significant shortages. Funding will be used to supplement the Long-Term Facility Nursing Scholarship, the Virginia Nurse Practitioner/Nurse Midwife Scholarship Program, the Nurse Educator Scholarship Program and the Nursing Scholarships and Loan Repayment Program.)