2008 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Brink
Co-Patron(s): BaCote, Dance, Hamilton, Jones S.C., O'Bannon, Phillips, Plum, Purkey, Putney, Tata, Ware, O., Scott, J.M.
National Rehabilitation & Rediscovery Foundation

Item 493 #312h

Item 493 #312h

First Year - FY2009 Second Year - FY2010
Nonstate Agencies
State Grants to Nonstate Entities-Nonstate Agencies FY2009 $350,000 FY2010 $350,000 GF

Page 443, line 4, strike "$5,755,000" and insert "$6,105,000".
Page 444, after line 34, insert:
"National Rehabilitation & Rediscovery Foundation     350,000           350,000".

(This amendment provides $350,000 the first year and $350,000 the second year from the general fund to National Rehabilitation & Rediscovery Foundation (NRRF) to fund The HOPE Project for disabled veterans, especially those returning from Iraq and Afghanistan and civilians with brain injuries, and the Movement Therapy Program both operated by the NRRF. Services are community-based and specifically designed to meet the unmet needs of individuals with brain injuries and physical disabilities. The total number of individuals to be served by these programs is estimated to be 200.)