2008 Session

Budget Bill - HB30 (Introduced)

Department of Education, Central Office Operations

Item 134

Item 134

First Year - FY2009Second Year - FY2010
Pupil Assessment Services (18400)$44,398,406$44,398,406
Test Development and Administration (18401)FY2009 $44,398,406FY2010 $44,398,406
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2009 $29,977,864FY2010 $29,977,864
Federal TrustFY2009 $14,420,542FY2010 $14,420,542

Authority: § 22.1-253.13:3, sections C and E, Code of Virginia; P.L. 107-110, Federal Code.

A. Out of this appropriation, $29,341,571 the first year and $28,084,128 the second year from the general fund is provided to support the costs of contracts for test development, administration, scoring, and reporting as well as other program-related costs of the Standards of Learning testing program .

B. Notwithstanding any contrary provisions of law, the Department of Education shall not be required to administer the Stanford 9 norm-referenced test.