Virginia Regional Budget Hearings
NAMI Virginia is seeking 3 volunteer speakers at each Regional Budget Hearing. If you are interested in speaking or would like more information please contact NAMI Virginia Director of Adult and Family Programs Sarah Steadman at firstname.lastname@example.org or (804) 285-8264 ext. 203.
NAMI Virginia’s Budget Hearing Packet
Click here for our budget hearing packet, including tips and logistical information and sample testimony.
Regional Budget Hearing Information
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
(Hearings begin at 10:00am)
– Prince William County- George Mason University, Manassas Campus, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Family Theater
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
– Williamsburg- College of William and Mary, School of Education, Professional Development Center
The purpose of the hearings is to receive comments on the Governor’s proposed amendments to the 2014-2016 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 Chris Jones OR Senator Walter A. Stosh
P.O. Box 406 P.O. Box 396
General Assembly Building General Assembly Building
Richmond, Virginia 23218 Richmond, Virginia 23218
Accommodations for individuals with hearing impariment may be made by calling (804) 698-7480 beginning Monday, December 1, 2014. All requests for individuals with hearing impariments must be received by 5:00 p.m., Friday, December 21, 2014. Interpreters will only be provided at locations per specific requests.