2021 Special Session I

Budget Bill - HB1800 (Introduced)

Department of Military Affairs

Item 470

Item 470

First Year - FY2021Second Year - FY2022
At Risk Youth Residential Program (18700)$5,661,187$5,661,187
Virginia Commonwealth Challenge Program (18701)FY2021 $5,172,187FY2022 $5,172,187
Virginia Commonwealth STARBASE Youth Education Program (18702)FY2021 $489,000FY2022 $489,000
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2021 $1,592,103FY2022 $1,592,103
Federal TrustFY2021 $4,069,084FY2022 $4,069,084

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 $489,000 the first year and up to $489,000 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.