1998 Session

Budget Bill - SB29 (Introduced)

Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

Item 112

Item 112 (Not set out)

First Year - FY1997Second Year - FY1998
Commerce and Agricultural Markets Development and Improvement (53200)$8,618,128$8,692,217
Agriculture Commodities and Products Standardization and Certification (53201)FY1997 $6,080,567FY1998 $6,057,361
Marketing Research and Marketing Services (53205)FY1997 $384,181FY1998 $384,181
National and International Trade Services (53206)FY1997 $2,153,380FY1998 $2,250,675
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY1997 $3,269,223FY1998 $3,366,518
SpecialFY1997 $20,000FY1998 $20,000
Trust and AgencyFY1997 $5,208,905FY1998 $5,185,699
Federal TrustFY1997 $120,000FY1998 $120,000

Authority: Title 3.1, Chapters 6, 9, 23, and 26, and Title 61.1, Chapter 4, Code of Virginia.

A. Out of the amounts for National and International Trade Services, the Commissioner is authorized to expend from the general fund amounts not to exceed $25,000 the first year and $25,000 the second year for entertainment expenses commonly borne by businesses. Further, such expenses shall be recorded separately by the agency.

B. Notwithstanding any contrary provisions of law, the Department shall not transfer the Office of International Marketing to the Virginia Economic Development Partnership.