2005 Session

Budget Amendments - SB700 (Conference Report)

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Uninsured Medical Catastrophe Fund

Item 322 #4c

Item 322 #4c

First Year - FY2005 Second Year - FY2006
Health And Human Resources
Medical Assistance Services, Department of FY2005 $0 FY2006 $125,000 GF

Page 295, line 40, strike "$75,395,971" and insert "$75,520,971".
Page 298, after line 46, insert:
"K.  Of this appropriation, $125,000 from the general fund the second year shall be transferred to the Uninsured Medical Catastrophe Fund under § 32.1-324.3, Code of Virginia."

(This amendment makes a one-time general fund appropriation of $125,000 the second year to the Uninsured Medical Catastrophe Fund to pay for medical treatment of uninsured individuals facing medical catastrophes. Eligible payments from the fund include life-threatening illnesses or injuries requiring specialized medical treatment, hospitalization, or both.)