2006 Special Session I

Budget Bill - HB5001 (Introduced)

Department of Health

Item 316

Item 316 (Not set out)

First Year - FY2005Second Year - FY2006
Environmental Resources Management (51200)$33,889,310$33,889,310
Sewage and Wastewater Regulation (51205)FY2005 $1,139,812FY2006 $1,139,812
Water Supply Engineering (51207)FY2005 $7,868,187FY2006 $7,868,187
Financial Assistance for Water Supply Improvements (51211)FY2005 $24,881,311FY2006 $24,881,311
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2005 $7,133,001FY2006 $7,133,001
SpecialFY2005 $3,143,058FY2006 $3,143,058
Dedicated Special RevenueFY2005 $20,381,311FY2006 $20,381,311
Federal TrustFY2005 $3,231,940FY2006 $3,231,940

Authority: §§ 32.1-163 through 32.1-176.7, 32.1-246, 32.1-246.1, and 62.1-44.18 through 62.1-44.19:1, Code of Virginia; and P.L. 92-500, P.L. 93-523 and P.L. 95-217, Federal Code.

A. It is the intent of the General Assembly that the Virginia Department of Health be the agency designated to receive and manage general and nongeneral funds appropriated pursuant to the federal Safe Drinking Water Act of 1996.

B. It is the intent of the General Assembly that the fee schedule for charges to community waterworks be adjusted to the level necessary to cover the cost of operating the Waterworks Technical Assistance Program, consistent with § 32.1-171.1, Code of Virginia.

C. Out of the general fund appropriation for the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund, $600,000 the first year and $600,000 the second year shall be divided equally among Planning Districts 1, 2, and 3 for planning water projects needed to improve the health of the region.