2001 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1600 (Committee Approved)

Restore Funds-Mental Hospitals

Item 328.1 #3h

Item 328.1 #3h

First Year - FY2001 Second Year - FY2002
Health And Human Resources
Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services, Department of FY2001 $610,795 FY2002 $1,716,497 GF

Page 327, line 42, strike "($3,127,016)" and insert "($2,516,221)".
Page 327, line 42, strike "($5,725,155)" and insert "($4,008,658)".
Page 327, after line 46, insert:
"General funds in the amount of $610,795 the first year and $1,716,497 the second year are provided to Catawba Hospital, Central State Hospital,  Eastern State Hospital, DeJarnette Center, Northern Virginia Mental Health Institute, Piedmont Geriatric Hospital, Southern Virginia Mental Health Institute, Southwestern Virginia Mental Health Institute, Western State Hospital, and Hiram Davis Medical Center, to eliminate proposed reductions included in House Bill 1600 of the 2001 Session, as introduced.  Funding for these facilities shall not be reduced below the level provided in Chapter 1073 of the 2000 Acts of Assembly."

(This amendment restores funding for state mental hospitals, reduced in the introduced budget.)