2007 Session

Budget Bill - HB1650 (Chapter 847)

Southern Virginia Higher Education Center

Item 247

Item 247

First Year - FY2007Second Year - FY2008
Administrative and Support Services (19900)$1,771,765$1,833,476
Operation of Higher Education Centers (19931)FY2007 $1,771,765FY2008 $1,833,476
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2007 $1,371,765FY2008 $1,433,476
Higher Education OperatingFY2007 $400,000FY2008 $400,000

Authority: Title 23, Chapter 16.5, Code of Virginia.

A. It is the intent of the General Assembly that the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center, the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research and the New College Institute coordinate their activities, both instructional and research, to the maximum extent possible to best meet the needs of the citizens of the region, to ensure effective utilization of resources, and to avoid unnecessary duplication.  The three entities shall report annually by October 1 to the Secretary of Education and the State Council of Higher Education on their joint efforts in this regard.

B. Out of this appropriation, $29,050 from the general fund the first year and $29,050 from the general fund the second year is designated for the educational telecommunications project to provide graduate engineering education, subject to a plan approved by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia.

C. The requirements of § 4-5.05 shall not apply to this appropriation.