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2009 Session

Budget Bill - HB1600 (Introduced)

Department of Game and Inland Fisheries

Item 373

Item 373

A. Pursuant to Chapter 322 of the 1994 Acts of Assembly, and Chapter 320 of the 1998 Acts of Assembly, deposits to the Game Protection Fund (§ 29.1-101, Code of Virginia) include an estimated $16,708,734 $14,608,734 the first year and $16,708,734 $14,608,734 the second year from revenue originating from the general fund.


B. Pursuant to § 29.1-101.01, Code of Virginia, the Department of Planning and Budget shall transfer such funds as designated by the Board of Game and Inland Fisheries from the Game Protection Fund (§ 29.1-101) to the Capital Improvement Fund (§ 29.1-101.01) up to an amount equal to 50 percent or less of the revenue deposited to the Game Protection Fund by § 3-1.01, subparagraph O., of this act.


C. Out of the amounts transferred pursuant to § 3-1.01, subparagraph K., of this act, $881,753 the first year from the Game Protection Fund and $881,753 the second year from the Game Protection Fund shall be used for the enforcement of boating laws, boating safety education, and for improving boating access.