2016 Session

Budget Bill - HB29 (Introduced)

The Science Museum of Virginia

Item 239

Item 239 (Not set out)

First Year - FY2015Second Year - FY2016
Museum and Cultural Services (14500)$11,245,189$11,473,267
Collections Management and Curatorial Services (14501)FY2015 $1,717,261FY2016 $1,717,261
Education and Extension Services (14503)FY2015 $4,688,643FY2016 $4,911,040
Operational and Support Services (14507)FY2015 $4,839,285FY2016 $4,844,966
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2015 $5,188,359FY2016 $5,413,512
SpecialFY2015 $5,056,830FY2016 $5,059,755
Federal TrustFY2015 $1,000,000FY2016 $1,000,000

Authority: Title 23, Chapter 18, Code of Virginia.

A. This appropriation from the general fund shall be in addition to any appropriation from nongeneral funds, notwithstanding any contrary provisions in this act.

B. Out of this appropriation, $50,000 and two positions the first year and $50,000 and two positions the second year from the general fund shall be provided to support the Danville Science Center in Danville, Virginia.

C. Out of this appropriation, $351,314 the first year and $351,314 the second year from the general fund is included for the purchase of an IMAX digital projection system through the state's master equipment lease program.

D. Out of this appropriation, $150,000 the first year and $150.000 the second year is provided to pilot a STEM partnership between the Science Museum of Virginia, the Virginia Air and Space Center, and the Virginia Living Museum for programs that promote achievement for K-12 students in Hampton Roads and across the state, leveraging technology in the vital STEM component of the workforce pipeline.