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1998 Session

Budget Bill - HB29 (Introduced)

Virginia Commission for the Arts

Item 261

Item 261 (Not set out)

First Year - FY1997Second Year - FY1998
Financial Assistance for Cultural and Artistic Affairs (14300)$2,671,257$3,184,757
Financial Assistance to the Arts (14302)FY1997 $2,671,257FY1998 $3,184,757
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY1997 $2,342,007FY1998 $2,842,007
Federal TrustFY1997 $329,250FY1998 $342,750

Authority: Title 9, Chapter 9.1, Code of Virginia.


A. In the allocation of grants to arts organizations, the Commission shall give preference to the performing arts.


B. It is the objective of the Commonwealth to fund the Virginia Commission for the Arts at an amount that equals one dollar for each resident of Virginia.


C. In the allocation of grants to arts organizations, the Commission shall not consider any other general fund amounts which may be appropriated to an arts organization elsewhere in this act, nor shall any funds appropriated elsewhere in this act supplant those grants which may be allocated from this appropriation.