2005 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Committee Approved)

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Support for Homeless Shelters (language only)

Item 110 #1h

Item 110 #1h

Commerce And Trade
Housing and Community Development, Department of

Page 94, strike lines 45 through 54, and insert:
"E. Out of the amounts for Housing Assistance Services shall be provided $1,500,000 the second year from the general fund for homeless assistance programs.  These funds are to be dedicated to operating support for the emergency and transitional shelters in the Commonwealth."

(This amendment redirects $1.5 million in the second year from the general fund from support for new transitional housing for the disabled to core homeless programs. Funding is made available for transitional housing for persons with disabilities through health and human resources programs.)