The Honorable S. Chris Jones, Chairman
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Joint House Appropriations, House Finance & Senate
9:30 a.m. - House Room D, GAB
Remarks of the Governor
Economic Outlook and Revenue Forecast - presentation
Governor McAuliffe’s Proposed Amendments to the 2014-16 Biennial Budget - presentation
GOVERNOR’S PROPOSED 2014-2016 BIENNIAL STATE BUDGET
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE HOUSE APPROPRIATIONS AND SENATE FINANCE COMMITTEES OF THE VIRGINIA GENERAL ASSEMBLY WILL HOLD REGIONAL PUBLIC HEARINGS ON THE GOVERNOR’S PROPOSED 2014-2016 BIENNIAL STATE BUDGET, AS FOLLOWS:
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 7, 2015 (Hearing begins at 10:00 a.m.)
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 7, 2015 (Hearings begin at 12:00 noon)
The purpose of the hearings is to receive comments on the Governor's proposed amendments to the 2014-16 biennial state budget. Those persons wishing to speak may register at each hearing site no earlier than one hour prior to the start of the hearing.
Speakers will be taken in the order of registration. Each person may register only one speaker at a time. Speakers are asked to limit their comments to three minutes or less. Speakers representing groups and organizations should consolidate remarks to reduce duplication.
Persons unable to attend may comment in writing to either:
Delegate S. Chris Jones
Senator Charles J. Colgan
Accommodations for individuals with hearing impairment may be made by calling (804) 698-7480 beginning Monday, December 1, 2014. All requests for individuals with hearing impairment must be received by 5:00 p.m., Friday, December 21, 2014. Interpreters will only be provided at locations per specific requests.
This document was prepared by the staffs of the House Appropriations and Senate Finance Committees as a summary of the adopted budget for the 2012-14 biennium and the 2014-16 biennium (12-04-14).
The Appropriations Committee, one of 14 standing Committees of Virginia's House of Delegates, has jurisdiction over state budget matters. We hope you will find the Committee's web site useful and choose to visit it any time you have a question about the Committee, its subcommittees, or the state budget.
The Appropriations Committee usually meets monthly during the interim and every other day of the Session upon adjournment of the full House to discuss budget matters. In addition, the Committee has eight standing Subcommittees which meet once or twice a week during the Session. Some of the Committees' major responsibilities include:
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