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2019 Session

Budget Bill - HB1700 (Chapter 854)

Department of Military Affairs

Item 415

Item 415

First Year - FY2019Second Year - FY2020
At Risk Youth Residential Program (18700)$5,085,836$5,085,836
Virginia Commonwealth Challenge Program (18701)FY2019 $5,085,836FY2020 $5,085,836
Fund Sources: 
GeneralFY2019 $1,592,103FY2020 $1,592,103
Federal TrustFY2019 $3,493,733FY2020 $3,493,733

Authority: Discretionary Inclusion.


A. The Department of Military Affairs is hereby authorized to designate building space at the State Military Reservation as an in-kind match for the receipt of federal funds under the Commonwealth Challenge program, equivalent to a value of $253,040 each year.


B. Out of this appropriation, up to $350,000 the first year and up to $350,000 the second year in nongeneral funds is provided to establish a STARBASE youth education program to improve math and science skills to prepare students for careers in engineering and other science-related fields of study.