2003 Session

Budget Bill - HB1400 (Introduced)

Department of Military Affairs

Item 453

Item 453

First Year - FY2003Second Year - FY2004
Defense Preparedness (72100)$17,162,047
General and Weapons Warehousing (72101)FY2003 $1,762,260
FY2004 $1,762,260
Military Reservations and Facilities (72102)FY2003 $14,166,984
FY2004 $14,166,984
National Guard (72103)FY2003 $1,176,131FY2004 $1,176,131
Virginia State Defense Force (72104)FY2003 $56,672FY2004 $56,672
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2003 $3,434,326
FY2004 $3,434,326
SpecialFY2003 $309,250FY2004 $309,250
Dedicated Special RevenueFY2003 $50,000FY2004 $50,000
Federal TrustFY2003 $13,368,471FY2004 $13,368,471

Authority: Title 44, Chapters 1 and 2, Code of Virginia.

A. The Department of Military Affairs, with the assistance of the Department of General Services, is hereby directed to lease to the City of Virginia Beach for a period of 20 years, a portion of the State Military Reservation (Camp Pendleton) estimated at 14.94 acres, for the development of additional parking for the Virginia Marine Science Museum. The City of Virginia Beach shall be responsible for any costs incurred in the development of parking on this property, and the City of Virginia Beach shall pay to the Commonwealth the sum of $100,000 per year beginning in fiscal year 2003, for the lease of this property. Beginning in fiscal year 2004, the annual lease payment shall increase by five percent per year. Any such lease shall be approved by the Governor or his designee, and the instrument shall be approved as to form by the Attorney General or his designee. In addition, the City of Virginia Beach shall pay to the Commonwealth the sum of $1,000,000 for the relocation of certain facilities located on the property to be leased. A companion amendment to Item C-125.1 Item C-125.10 of this act authorizes a capital project for this purpose. The Adjutant General shall provide a report by July 1, 2002, on the lease of this property and the relocation capital project to the Chairmen of the Senate Finance and House Appropriations Committees.

B. This item includes $50,000 the first year and $50,000 the second year from the general fund to pay the expenses of the Virginia Military Advisory Council.