2017 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Conference Report)

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Restore Funds for Centers for Independent Living

Item 332 #1c

Item 332 #1c

First Year - FY2017 Second Year - FY2018
Health and Human Resources
Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services FY2017 $200,000 FY2018 $0 GF

Page 331, line 44, strike "$105,763,335" and insert "$105,963,335".

Page 332, line 44, strike "4,545,136" and insert "4,745,136".


(This amendment restores $200,000 in fiscal year 2017 from the general fund for Centers for Independent Living that was reduced in the introduced budget. These funds will provide transition services and assistance for: (i) people who want to transition from nursing facilities and other institutions to community-based residences with supports, (ii) people with disabilities at risk of institutionalization so that they may remain in the community, and (iii) youth with significant disabilities who have completed their secondary education.)