2009 Session

Budget Bill - SB850 (Introduced)

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Department of Correctional Education

Item 386

Item 386

First Year - FY2009Second Year - FY2010
Instruction (19700)$59,804,885$59,621,920
Adult Community Instructional Services (19706)FY2009 $1,155,595FY2010 $1,155,595
Youth Instructional Services (19711)FY2009 $16,538,129FY2010 $16,538,129
Career and Technical Instructional Services for Youth and Adult Schools (19712)FY2009 $19,153,140FY2010 $18,970,175
Adult Instructional Services (19713)FY2009 $12,422,806FY2010 $12,422,806
Instructional Leadership and Support Services (19714)FY2009 $10,535,215FY2010 $10,535,215
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2009 $57,386,248FY2010 $57,203,283
SpecialFY2009 $100,766FY2010 $100,766
Federal TrustFY2009 $2,317,871FY2010 $2,317,871

Authority: §§ 22.1-339 through 22.1-345, Code of Virginia.

Included in the appropriation for this Item is $730,000 the second year from the general fund for 10 additional instructor positions at adult correctional facilities.  In utilizing these positions, the department shall give priority to staffing programs developed to increase inmate literacy in correctional facilities that employ evidence-based practices.  Additional priority shall be given to the newest correctional facilities operated by the Department of Corrections.  Furthermore, the Department of Correctional Education shall work with the Department of Corrections to fully maximize classroom space in correctional facilities by offering classes in the evenings.