2023 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1400 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Marshall
VCCS - A. L. Philpott Manufacturing Extension Partnership

Item 215 #1h

Item 215 #1h

First Year - FY2023 Second Year - FY2024
Education: Higher Education
Virginia Community College System FY2023 $0 FY2024 $250,000 GF

Page 267, line 31, strike "$143,352,970" and insert "$143,602,970".


(This amendment requests additional funding for the A. L. Philpott Manufacturing Extension Partnership (GENEDGE Alliance). The funding will enable the strategic expansion of existing industry services to the manufacturing supply chain in Virginia. Funding will be used to acquire contracted services that will provide for GENEDGE program management and digital content and delivery management services to address supply chain & growth opportunities, particularly for the underserved market of companies with 20 or less employees. The total market consists of 11,660 establishments, employing 328,500 people and representing 12 percent ($62 Billion) in Gross State Product. The underserved market consists of 9,375 firms, with approximately 40,000 employees, and is key to sustained growth of the manufacturing supply chain and jobs. . GENEDGE has proven to be one of the best public resources supporting Manufacturing in Virginia, serving about 200 existing industrial companies each year with significant economic impact to the Commonwealth.)