2023 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1400 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Krizek
Workforce, Innovation, Skills Hub (WISH) in Fairfax County

Item 115 #13h

Item 115 #13h

First Year - FY2023 Second Year - FY2024
Commerce and Trade
Department of Housing and Community Development FY2023 $0 FY2024 $400,000 GF

Page 109, line 16, strike "$187,160,442" and insert "$187,560,442".

Page 118, after line 37, insert:

"Z. Out of this appropriation, $400,000 the second year from the general fund is provided to support the Fairfax County Workforce, Innovation, Skills Hub (WISH). The funding provided in this paragraph shall be used to support programming costs including tuition grants, transportation stipends, wraparound services, and consumables for WISH. The department in coordination with the Virginia Employment Commission will examine the feasibility of implementing similar regional workforce center models throughout the state."


(This amendment provides $400,000 in fiscal year 2024 from the general fund to support a workforce development model in Fairfax County.)