1999 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Conference Report)

View Budget Item
View Budget Item amendments

JLARC Follow-Up on Welfare Recipients (language only)

Item 16 #6c

Item 16 #6c

Legislative Department
Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission

Page 14, after line 47, insert:
"J.  The Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission shall conduct an annual follow-up review, beginning in fiscal year 2000, of the labor market experiences and welfare participation rates for welfare recipients, using the sample of individuals that was selected in 1998 for its study of welfare reform.  This review shall include an analysis of the participant wage files maintained by the Virginia Employment Commission, and the welfare benefit files and VIEW program files maintained by the Department of Social Services."

(This amendment directs JLARC to conduct an annual review of welfare recipients in work programs.)