2013 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Marsh
Funding for Brain Injury Services

Item 330 #8s

Item 330 #8s

First Year - FY2013 Second Year - FY2014
Health And Human Resources
Aging and Rehabilitative Services, Department for FY2013 $2,500,000 FY2014 $2,500,000 GF

Page 294, line 48, strike "$97,492,683" and insert "$99,992,683".
Page 294, line 48, strike "$97,493,111" and insert "$99,993,111".
Page 296, after line 30, insert:
"K.  Out of this appropriation, $2,500,000 GF each year shall be used for brain injury services."

(This amendment adds $2.5 million GF each year for brain injury services. Funding will be used to address waiting lists for services, secure infrastructure and workforce, and modernize outcomes management systems for existing core safety net services. Funding will also provide brain injury outreach and options counseling, personal assistance services, expansion of the Brain Injury Discretionary Services fund, and core services to unserved and underserved areas of the Commonwealth.)