2011 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Stosch
Commonwealth Autism Service, Inc.

Item 305 #1s

Item 305 #1s

First Year - FY2011 Second Year - FY2012
Health And Human Resources
Grants To Localities FY2011 $0 FY2012 $75,000 GF

Page 275, line 8, strike "$303,624,510" and insert "$303,699,510".
Page 277, after line 31, insert:
"W.  Out of this appropriation, $75,000 the second year from the general fund shall be provided to Commonwealth Autism Service, Inc."

(This amendment provides $75,000 the second year from the general fund to Commonwealth Autism Service, Inc. to support the implementation of a College Model for young adults with Asperger's Syndrome. The funding will support the hiring of a project coordinator to help students with Asperger's Syndrome successfully attend and complete college. The College Model is a partnership with the Department of Rehabilitative Services, J. Sargent Reynolds Community College, Great Aspirations Scholarship Program, and the United Methodist Family Services.)