2017 Session

Budget Amendments - SB900 (Committee Approved)

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SB 876: Kinship Guardianship Assistance Program

Item 343 #1s

Item 343 #1s

First Year - FY2017 Second Year - FY2018
Health and Human Resources
Department of Social Services FY2017 $0 FY2018 $44,637 GF
FY2017 $0 FY2018 $17,090 NGF

Page 342, line 16, strike "$436,079,250" and insert "$436,140,977".


(This amendment provides funding for the Kinship Guardianship Assistance program, pursuant to SB 876, to facilitate child placements with relatives and ensure permanency for children for whom adoption or being returned home are not appropriate permanency options. The bill also sets forth eligibility criteria for the program, payment allowances to kinship guardians, and requirements for kinship guardianship assistance agreements.)