2017 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Peace
Sexual and Domestic Violence Program Funding

Item 398 #7h

Item 398 #7h

First Year - FY2017 Second Year - FY2018
Public Safety and Homeland Security
Department of Criminal Justice Services FY2017 $0 FY2018 $1,500,000 GF

Page 387, line 9, strike "$83,112,089" and insert "$84,612,089".

Page 389, line 49, strike "$1,000,000" and insert "$2,500,000".

Page 389, line 50, after "(SACCs)" insert:

"and domestic violence programs".

Page 389, line 51, before "violence" insert:

"and domestic".

Page 389, line 52, after "assault" insert:

"and dating violence".


(This amendment provides $1.5 million the second year from the general fund to sustain state funding used to match federal Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) funding. VOCA funds are sourced through federal grants to the state for efforts to combat human trafficking, victim/witness program, and other sexual and domestic violence victim programs.)