1996 Session

Budget Bill - HB30 (Introduced)

Department of Education

Item 135

Item 135

First Year - FY1997Second Year - FY1998
Regulation of Professions and Occupations (56000)$488,877$488,877
Elementary and Secondary Teacher, Counselor, and Administrator Regulation (56011)FY1997 $488,877FY1998 $488,877
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY1997 $263,877FY1998 $263,877
SpecialFY1997 $225,000FY1998 $225,000

Authority: §§ 22.1-298 and 22.1-299, Code of Virginia.

A. Proceeds from the fee schedule for the issuance of teaching certificates shall be utilized to defray all, or any part of, the expenses incurred by the Department of Education in issuing or accounting for teaching certificates. The fee schedule shall take into account the actual costs of issuing certificates. Any portion of the general fund appropriation for this item may be supplemented by such fees.

B. The Board of Education is authorized to recover total funds awarded prior to July 1, 1992, as scholarships, or the appropriate portion thereof, in the event that scholarship recipients fail to honor the stipulated teaching obligation. Any funds collected by the Board on behalf of this program shall revert to the general fund on June 30 each year. Such reversion shall be net of any administrative or legal fees associated with the collection of these funds.