2002 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Miles
Relief to Jeffrey Cox -- HB 789

Item 272 #1h

Item 272 #1h

First Year - FY2003 Second Year - FY2004
Accounts, Department of FY2003 $500,000 FY2004 $0 GF

Page 208, line 36, strike "$3,033,025" and insert "$3,533,025".
Page 208, after line 41, insert:
"Out of this appropriation, $500,000 from the general fund is provided for the relief of Jeffrey D. Cox, to be paid by check issued by the State Treasurer on warrant of the Comptroller, upon execution by him of a release of all claims he may have against the Commonwealth or any agency, instrumentality, office, employee or political subdivision in connection with the aforesaid occurrence."

(This amendment provides $500,000 from the general fund in the first year to Jeffrey D. Cox as the result of the settlement of his claim against the Commonwealth for 11 years of wrongful incarceration.)