2015 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Floor Approved)

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Increase Funding for Free Clinics

Item 291 #2s

Item 291 #2s

First Year - FY2015 Second Year - FY2016
Health and Human Resources
Department of Health FY2015 $0 FY2016 $1,000,000 GF

Page 250, line 27, strike "$14,591,833" and insert "$15,591,833".
Page 252, line 4, after "first year and", strike "$1,700,000" and insert "$2,700,000".

(This amendment adds $1.0 million from the general fund in the second year to increase support for free clinics, a vital component of the health safety net system. This funding will allow the clinics to serve a larger number of uninsured individuals.)