2014 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Filler-Corn
Co-Patron(s): Bulova, Campbell, Hope, Keam, Kory, O'Quinn, Plum, Watts
Requirements for Training Center Discharges (language only)

Item 278 #2h

Item 278 #2h

Health and Human Resources
Health and Human Resources, Secretary of

Page 227, after line 45,
"C.  The Secretary of Health and Human Resources shall ensure that (i) before any training center resident is discharged and placed in community-based care, adequate resources are in place to guarantee an equal or higher quality of care in the community-based option as compared to that provided in the training center and (ii) before any training center resident is transferred to another training center due to the closure of his current facility, the receiving training center provides all essential services utilized by the transferred resident at his current facility and that those services are of at least equal staffing, quality, frequency, and accessibility."

(This amendment adds language setting forth requirements for discharges and transfers from state training centers.)