2017 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Kilgore
Restore Pharmacy Connect Program

Item 333 #3h

Item 333 #3h

First Year - FY2017 Second Year - FY2018
Health and Human Resources
Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services FY2017 $145,834 FY2018 $0 GF

Page 333, line 50, strike "$32,772,565" and insert "$32,918,399".

Page 335, line 7, strike "$104,166" and unstrike "$250,000".


(This amendment restores $145,834 in fiscal year 2017 from the general fund that was included in the Governor's FY 2017 Savings Plan that reduced funding for the Pharmacy Connect Program administered by Mountain Empire Older Citizens, Inc. Last year, the program helped individuals access nearly $14 million in medications.)