2014 Special Session I

Budget Bill - HB5001 (Introduced)

Department of Education, Central Office Operations

Item 133

Item 133 (Not set out)

First Year - FY2013Second Year - FY2014
Pupil Assessment Services (18400)$39,950,255$39,950,255
Test Development and Administration (18401)FY2013 $39,950,255FY2014 $39,950,255
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2013 $29,254,449FY2014 $29,254,449
SpecialFY2013 $250,000FY2014 $250,000
Federal TrustFY2013 $10,445,806FY2014 $10,445,806

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

A. Out of this appropriation, $28,080,678 the first year and $28,080,678 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.