2023 Special Session I

Budget Bill - HB6001 (Enrolled)

Virginia Commission for the Arts

Item 244

Item 244

First Year - FY2023Second Year - FY2024
Financial Assistance for Educational, Cultural, Community, and Artistic Affairs (14300)$5,236,912$5,236,912
Financial Assistance to Cultural Organizations (14302)FY2023 $4,986,912FY2024 $4,986,912
Administration of Grants for Cultural and Artistic Affairs (14307)FY2023 $250,000FY2024 $250,000
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2023 $4,585,237FY2024 $4,585,237
Dedicated Special RevenueFY2023 $11,000FY2024 $11,000
Federal TrustFY2023 $640,675FY2024 $640,675

Authority: Title 2.2, Chapter 25, Article 4, Code of Virginia.

A. In the allocation of grants to arts organizations, the Commission shall give preference to the performing arts.

B. It is the objective of the Commonwealth to fund the Virginia Commission for the Arts at an amount that equals one dollar for each resident of Virginia.

C. Out of this appropriation, $920,500 the second year from the general fund is designated for the renovation of the State Theatre of Virginia.