2018 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - HB5002 (Senate Committee Approved)

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Home Visiting Pilot Project (language only)

Item 297 #2s

Item 297 #2s

Health and Human Resources
Department of Health


Page 255, after line 31, insert:

"E.  The Virginia Department of Health shall evaluate the development of a home visiting Pay for Success pilot program.  The department shall determine if the recent provisions of the federal Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 allow for the department to access federal funding to develop a pilot Pay for Success program for home visiting.  If federal funding is available the department is authorized to apply and implement a pilot program."


(This amendment directs the Department of Health to evaluate development of a pilot Pay for Success program for home visiting based on the potential for federal funding to support such an effort.)