2013 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Brink
Start-up Funding for Community Transition Services in HPR II

Item 315 #13h

Item 315 #13h

First Year - FY2013 Second Year - FY2014
Health And Human Resources
Grants To Localities FY2013 $0 FY2014 $7,678,918 GF

Page 285, line 35, strike "$325,471,560" and insert "$333,150,478".

(This amendment provides $7.7 million from the general fund the second year for start-up costs associated with the community transition of persons at state training centers in Health Planning Region II. It is estimated that there will be a need for an additional 34 community homes or facilities for community transitions including: 14 6-bed intermediate care facilities for 84 individuals with intellectual disabilities, and 20 4-bed Medicaid waiver homes to serve 80 individuals. Start-up expenses will include the cost of making homes accessible, providing furniture, and providing pre-service staff training.)