2005 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Callahan
Replace TANF with GF for CHIP of Virginia

Item 356 #4h

Item 356 #4h

First Year - FY2005 Second Year - FY2006
Health And Human Resources
Social Services, Department of FY2005 $0 FY2006 $500,000 GF
FY2005 $0 FY2006 ($500,000) NGF

Page 344, line 6, strike "$2,141,890" and insert "$1,641,890".
Page 344, line 8, after "grant", insert:
"and $500,000 the second year from the general fund".

(This amendment provides $500,000 in the second year from the general fund in lieu of federal Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) block grant funds for the Comprehensive Health Investment Project (CHIP) of Virginia. Companion amendments in Item 356 increase TANF funding for a child support supplement and an increase in cash assistance payments, making it necessary to reduce reliance on TANF funding for other programs which assist low-income families achieve self-sufficiency.)