2007 Session

Budget Bill - HB1650 (Chapter 847)

Department of Veterans Services

Item C-9

Item C-9

First Year - FY2007Second Year - FY2008
New Construction: Construct Southwest Virginia Veterans' Cemetery (17241)$25,000$0
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2007 $25,000
FY2008 $0

1. The Department of Veterans Services is authorized to accept donated property in the southwestern region of Virginia for the purpose of constructing the Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery.

2. Upon the availability of federal funds, (i) the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget shall establish a capital project to construct the Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery, and (ii) the Treasurer shall advance $6,939,000 to the Department of Veterans Services in the form of a short-term, interest-free treasury loan for the purpose of matching such federal funds. The loan shall be repaid by the Department of Veterans Services upon receipt of the federal funds.

3. Included in this Item is $25,000 the first year for planning.