2004 Session

Budget Bill - HB29 (Chapter 943)

The Library of Virginia

Item 261

Item 261 (Not set out)

First Year - FY2003Second Year - FY2004
Financial Assistance for Cultural and Artistic Affairs (14300)$16,789,191$16,789,191
Financial Assistance to Public Libraries - Formula Aid (14301)FY2003 $16,789,191FY2004 $16,789,191
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2003 $16,034,533FY2004 $16,034,533
Federal TrustFY2003 $754,658FY2004 $754,658

Authority: Title 42.1, Chapter 3, Code of Virginia.

It is the objective of the Commonwealth that all local public libraries receiving state aid provide access to their patrons to worldwide electronic information on the Internet. It is the intent of the General Assembly that local public libraries receiving state aid invest in the technology necessary to provide or enhance this service.