2001 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Stolle
Self-Determination Pilot Program

Item 323 #1s

Item 323 #1s

First Year - FY2001 Second Year - FY2002
Health And Human Resources
Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services, Department of FY2001 $0 FY2002 $1,500,000 GF

Page 322, line 28, strike "$20,860,245" and insert "$22,360,245".
Page 326, after line 26, insert:
"P.  Out of this appropriation, $1,500,000 the second year shall be provided through the Office of Mental Retardation to the Virginia Institute for Developmental Disabilities (VIDD) for the development and operation of a family support and self-determination pilot program for people with developmental disabilities.  VIDD shall coordinate its efforts with the Office of Mental Retardation to ensure that duplicative services are not rendered.  VIDD shall report its progress and program outcomes to the Governor and the Chairmen of the Senate Finance and House Appropriations Committees no later than December 15, 2001."

(This amendment provides funds for a pilot program in which families and individuals with developmental disabilities would be helped to plan and arrange services for themselves.)