2016 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Committee Approved)

Reinstate Language Related to Abortion (language only)

Item 4-5.04 #1s

Item 4-5.04 #1s

Special Conditions and Restrictions on Expenditures
Goods and Services


Page 480, after line 24, insert:

"l.  MEDICAL SERVICES:  No expenditures from general or nongeneral fund sources may be made out of any appropriation by the General Assembly to any organizations for providing abortion services, except as otherwise required by federal law or Chapters 644 and 645, 1982 Acts of Assembly."


(This amendment prohibits any funding in the budget from being used for abortion services unless otherwise required by federal or state law. The introduced budget did not include this language, which is currently in the 2015 Appropriation Act.)