2009 Session

Budget Amendments - SB850 (Member Request)

View Budget Item
View Budget Item amendments

Chief Patron: Colgan
Funding for Long-term Employment Support Services

Item 331 #1s

Item 331 #1s

First Year - FY2009 Second Year - FY2010
Health And Human Resources
Rehabilitative Services, Department of FY2009 $0 FY2010 $2,542,000 GF

Page 370, line 47, strike "$96,757,816" and insert "$99,299,816".

(This amendment provides $2.5 million GF the second year to the Long-term Employment Support Services (LTESS/EES) program to address the waiting list for employment assistance. This funding will allow people with severe disabilities to access and maintain employment. The funds will be allocated based on recommendations from an established Steering Committee. These funds are intended to be used solely for long-term employment services.)