2013 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Bulova
Provide Funds for Text4baby Program

Item 295 #1h

Item 295 #1h

First Year - FY2013 Second Year - FY2014
Health And Human Resources
Health, Department of FY2013 $0 FY2014 $75,000 GF

Page 254, line 5, strike "$175,251,638" and insert "$175,326,638".
Page 254, after line 48, insert:
"F.  Out of this appropriation, $75,000 the second year is provided to support the Text4baby program, which uses a mobile health technology to reach underserved populations, reduce the number of premature births, improve maternal and child health outcomes."

(This amendment provides $75,000 the second year to support the Text4baby program. This is a recommendation of the Joint Commission on Health Care.)