2023 Special Session I

Budget Bill - HB6001 (Enrolled)

Department of Military Affairs

Item 476

Item 476

First Year - FY2023Second Year - FY2024
At Risk Youth Residential Program (18700)$5,906,187$5,906,187
Virginia Commonwealth Challenge Program (18701)FY2023 $5,417,187FY2024 $5,417,187
Virginia Commonwealth STARBASE Youth Education Program (18702)FY2023 $489,000FY2024 $489,000
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2023 $1,667,103FY2024 $1,667,103
Federal TrustFY2023 $4,239,084FY2024 $4,239,084

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.