2023 Special Session I

Budget Bill - HB6001 (Enrolled)

Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center

Item 253

Item 253

First Year - FY2023Second Year - FY2024
Administrative and Support Services (19900)$5,280,513$5,280,513
General Management and Direction (19901)FY2023 $46,831FY2024 $46,831
Operation of Higher Education Centers (19931)FY2023 $5,233,682FY2024 $5,233,682
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2023 $4,032,768FY2024 $4,032,768
SpecialFY2023 $1,247,745FY2024 $1,247,745

Authority: Title 23.1, Chapter 31, Article 7, Code of Virginia.

A. The board of trustees of the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center may establish and administer agreements with out-of-state institutions certified to operate in Virginia pursuant to § 23.1-219 Code of Virginia for such institutions to provide undergraduate-level and graduate-level instructional programs at the Center.

B. Out of the appropriation for this item, $1,500,000 the first year and $1,500,000 the second year from the general fund shall be deposited to the Virginia Rural Information Technology Apprenticeship Grant Fund, as established in § 23.1-3129.1 Code of Virginia, for the purpose of awarding grants on a competitive basis from the Fund to small, rural information technology businesses in qualifying localities to establish apprenticeship programs.