2016 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Landes
Restore Funding for Inmate Medical Care

Item 393 #2h

Item 393 #2h

First Year - FY2017 Second Year - FY2018
Public Safety and Homeland Security
Department of Corrections FY2017 $9,865,826 FY2018 $24,719,813 GF

Page 331, line 45, strike "$954,262,420" and insert "$964,128,246".
Page 331, line 45, strike "$951,894,843" and insert "$976,614,656".


(This amendment restores $9.9 million the first year and $24.7 million the second year from the general fund for inmate medical care that was reduced in the introduced budget as part of the proposal to expand Medicaid pursuant to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act contained in the introduced budget. A companion amendment in Item 306 eliminates Medicaid expansion.)