2018 Special Session I

Budget Bill - HB5002 (Introduced)

Department of Environmental Quality

Item 365

Item 365

First Year - FY2019Second Year - FY2020
Land Protection (50900)$27,643,388$27,643,388
Land Protection Permitting (50925)FY2019 $3,785,734FY2020 $3,785,734
Land Protection Compliance and Enforcement (50926)FY2019 $22,972,580FY2020 $22,972,580
Land Protection Outreach (50927)FY2019 $677,746FY2020 $677,746
Land Protection Planning and Policy (50928)FY2019 $207,328FY2020 $207,328
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2019 $839,842FY2020 $839,842
SpecialFY2019 $1,109,676FY2020 $1,109,676
Trust and AgencyFY2019 $11,088,508FY2020 $11,088,508
Dedicated Special RevenueFY2019 $7,979,675FY2020 $7,979,675
Federal TrustFY2019 $6,625,687FY2020 $6,625,687

Authority: Title 10.1, Chapters 11.1, 11.2, 12.1, 14, and 25; Title 44, Chapter 3.5, Code of Virginia.

A. It is the intent of the General Assembly that balances in the Virginia Environmental Emergency Response Fund be used to meet match requirements for U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Superfund State Support Contracts.

B. Notwithstanding the provisions of § 10.1-1422.3, Code of Virginia, $1,807,575 in the first year and $1,807,575 in the second year from the Waste Tire Trust Fund, and $250,000 in the first year and $250,000 in the second year from the Hazardous Waste Management Permit Fund within the Department of Environmental Quality shall be used for the costs associated with the Department's land protection and water programs. Such funds may be used for the purposes set forth in § 10.1-1422.3, Code of Virginia, at the Director's discretion and only as available after funding other land protection and water programs.