2007 Session

Budget Amendments - SB750 (Committee Approved)

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Community-Based Sickle Cell Program Enhancement Grants

Item 291 #3s

Item 291 #3s

First Year - FY2007 Second Year - FY2008
Health And Human Resources
Health, Department of FY2007 $0 FY2008 $100,000 GF

Page 300, line 52, strike "$98,878,581" and insert "$98,978,581".
Page 302, after line 14, insert:
"H.  Out of this appropriation, $100,000 from the general fund the second year is for grants to community-based programs that provide patient assistance, education, and family-centered support for individuals suffering from sickle cell disease.  The department shall develop criteria for distributing these funds including specific goals and outcome measures.  Beginning June 30, 2008 and each year thereafter, a report shall be submitted to the Chairmen of the House Appropriations and Senate Finance Committees detailing program outcomes."

(This amendment provides funding for grants to enhance or develop community-based services to individuals with sickle cell disease.)