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1997 Session

Budget Bill - HB1600 (Chapter 924)

Department of State Police

Item 449

Item 449

First Year - FY1997Second Year - FY1998
Crime Detection, Investigation, and Apprehension (30400)$103,745,598$100,537,167
$108,009,817
Investigation and Arrest (30406)FY1997 $26,498,224FY1998 $26,550,074
$27,070,074
Highway Patrol Services (30407)FY1997 $77,247,374FY1998 $73,987,093
$80,939,743
Fund Sources: 
GeneralFY1997 $88,979,825
$89,929,825
FY1998 $84,996,139
$84,711,139
SpecialFY1997 $9,424,997FY1998 $10,200,252
$18,668,544
Commonwealth TransportationFY1997 $5,340,776
$4,390,776
FY1998 $5,340,776
$4,610,134
Trust and AgencyFY1997 $0FY1998 $20,000

Authority: §§ 27-56, 33.1-292, 52-1, 52-4, 52-4.3, 52-8, 52-8.1, 52-8.2, and 56-334, Code of Virginia.


A. The Department shall provide a report on the utilization and performance of the positions provided in this and previous biennia for violent crime strike forces and for the state/local anti-crime partnership to the Governor and Chairmen of the House Appropriations and Senate Finance Committees by October 1 of each year.


B. Included in this appropriation is $1,551,360 from non-general funds in the first year and $1,333,292 the second year from nongeneral funds for replacement of motor vehicles.


C. The amount for Crime Detection, Investigation, and Apprehension includes $5,400,000 the second year from the general fund for 105 new State Trooper positions. It is the intent of the General Assembly that these positions be used by the Department to expand its efforts in narcotics interdiction, reducing urban violent crime and teen drug abuse, expanding rural patrol coverage, and reducing incident response time.