Virginia Lawmakers Pass $60B Budget Plan on to Governor

Vadum, Matthew
May 2004
Bond Buyer;5/10/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31880, p7
Trade Publication
Reports that the Virginia General Assembly approved a fiscal 2005-06 biennial budget that contains tax exempt bond authority. Request of revisions to the budget bill to increase funding for a small scholarship program; Approaching enactment of the budget for the biennium; Moody's Investors Service Inc.'s rating of Virginia.


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