2017 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Floor Request)

Floor Action: Withdrawn

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Chief Patron: Marshall R.
Restriction on Funding of Certain Private or Nonprofit Organizations (language only)

Item 4-5.04 #2h

Item 4-5.04 #2h

Special Conditions and Restrictions on Expenditures
Goods and Services


Page 561, line 22, after "l. MEDICAL SERVICES:", insert "1."

Page 561, after line 23, insert:

"2. No expenditures from the general, special, or other nongeneral fund sources may be made out of any appropriation by the General Assembly to any private or nonprofit organizations in which 60 percent or more of their revenue is directed at providing reproductive health services, services to diagnose and/or treat sexually transmitted diseases and related services; it provides fetal tissue for research and the organization has a legal membership or affiliation to an organization which provides fetal tissue for research."


(This amendment prohibits funding for certain private or nonprofit organizations which provide fetal tissue for research.)