1998 Special Session I

Budget Bill - HB4001 (Introduced)

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Item 216

Item 216

First Year - FY1999Second Year - FY2000
Financial Assistance for Educational and General Services (11000)$11,307,987$11,307,987
Sponsored Programs (11004)FY1999 $11,307,987FY2000 $11,307,987
Fund Sources:  
Higher Education OperatingFY1999 $11,307,987FY2000 $11,307,987

Authority: Title 23, Chapter 5, Code of Virginia.

A. Out of the amounts for sponsored programs $50,000 the first year and $50,000 the second year in nongeneral funds shall be paid from the Marine Fishing Improvement Fund to support the Mariculture and Marine Product Advisory Program.

B. It is the intent of the General Assembly that the development of a disease resistant native oyster remain a high priority for oyster related research activities at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science.