Public Budget Hearings 2016

PUBLIC HEARINGS NOTICE
GOVERNOR’S PROPOSED 2016-2018 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 2016-2018 BIENNIAL STATE BUDGET, AS FOLLOWS:

THURSDAY, JANUARY 7, 2016

(Hearings begin at 10:00 a.m.)

  • Fredericksburg – University of Mary Washington, University Center, Chandler Ballroom
  • Wytheville – Wytheville Community College, Grayson Hall, Snyder Auditorium

  THURSDAY, JANUARY 7, 2016

(Hearings begin at 12:00 noon)

  •  Chesapeake – Tidewater Community College, Chesapeake Campus, Student Center Multipurpose Room
  •  Central Virginia – City of Richmond, General Assembly Building, House Room D

The purpose of the hearings is to receive comments on the Governor’s proposed amendments to the 2016-18 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                               OR                  Senator Charles J. Colgan
P.O. Box 406                                                                        Senator Walter A. Stosch
General Assembly Building                                                  P.O. Box 396
Richmond, Virginia  23218                                                   General Assembly Building
Richmond, Virginia  23218

 Accommodations for individuals with hearing impairment may be made by calling (804) 698-7480 beginning Tuesday, December 1, 2015.  All requests for individuals with hearing impairment must be received by 5:00 p.m., Monday, December 21, 2015.  Interpreters will only be provided at locations per specific requests.