2008 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Committee Approved)

View Budget Item
View Budget Item amendments

HB 599 Earmarks -- Line of Duty Act Costs (language only)

Item 397 #1h

Item 397 #1h

Public Safety
Criminal Justice Services, Department of

Page 367, after line 30, insert:
"E.  Out of the amounts appropriated for this item, $3,971,897 the first year and $4,426,897 the second year from the general fund is transferred to Item 267 for the payment of costs associated with the health benefits provided for deceased and disabled public safety officers."

(This amendment provides general fund support for the health benefits paid to deceased and disabled public safety officers and their families. About 65 percent of the benefits provided for the Line of Duty Act are provided to local government employees.)