2014 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - HB5002 (Floor Approved)

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Eliminate New Initiative to Expand Foster Care

Item 334 #1h

Item 334 #1h

First Year - FY2015 Second Year - FY2016
Health and Human Resources
Social Services, Department of FY2015 ($100,000) FY2016 $0 GF

Page 282, line 33, strike "$36,724,854" and insert "$36,624,854".
Page 283, strike lines 42 through 56.
Page 284, strike lines 1 through 3.

(This amendment eliminates language and funding of $100,000 the first year from the general fund for the Department of Social Services to contract with a private entity to develop a plan to expand foster care and adoption assistance to children between the ages of 19 and 21 that was contained in the introduced budget. Companion amendments in Item 339 eliminate funding to implement this expansion in fiscal year 2016 and restore funding in Item 289 to the Comprehensive Services Act program which was reduced in the introduced budget as part of this initiative.)