2015 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1400 (Floor Approved)

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Public Guardianship Program

Item 326 #2h

Item 326 #2h

First Year - FY2015 Second Year - FY2016
Health and Human Resources
Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services FY2015 $0 FY2016 $500,000 GF

Page 297, line 26, strike "$33,409,809" and insert "$33,909,809".
Page 297, line 41, strike the second "$976,773" and insert "$1,476,773".

(This amendment provides $500,000 from the general fund the second year for the Public Guardianship and Conservator Program. This funding would allow 100 individuals to be served across 16 counties not currently served. Public guardians are the guardians of last resort. Currently there are 1,000 individuals in need of guardianship services statewide who are on waiting lists.)