1997 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1600 (Conference Report)

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Energy Assistance Requirements (language only)

Item 387 #2c

Item 387 #2c

Health And Human Resources
Social Services, Department of

Page 256, after line 15, insert:
"G. Out of the appropriations for this item, the Department is directed to allocate at least 7.5 percent of all federal low-income fuel assistance program funding made available to the Commonwealth to low-income weatherization assistance programs, to the extent such allocation is permitted by federal law.  In addition to the allocated funds, the Department shall reinstitute within the Low-income Home Energy Assistance Program the emergency heating repair and replacement program previously contracted with the Virginia Weatherization Program."

(This amendment is self-explanatory.)