2023 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1400 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Austin
Blue Ridge PBS

Item 136 #5h

Item 136 #5h

First Year - FY2023 Second Year - FY2024
Direct Aid to Public Education FY2023 $0 FY2024 $500,000 GF

Page 148, line 23, strike "$140,916,982" and insert "$141,416,982".

Page 148, line 38, strike "$350,000" and insert "$850,000".

Page 158, line 48, strike "$350,000" and insert "$850,000".

Page 158, line 49, strike "educational outreach programming" and insert:

"development of learning assets and educational outreach content".


(This amendment provides $500,000 the second year from the general fund in the second year to Blue Ridge PBS, increasing the total allocation to $850,000 annually. In addition, the amendment clarifies the purpose of the funds are for educational content development rather than educational programming.)