2020 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Reid
HB 733 - Add 3 Additional Types of Cancers to Presumption Clause

Item 477 #24h

Item 477 #24h

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Central Appropriations
Central Appropriations FY2021 $100,000 FY2022 $100,000 GF

Page 456, line 4, strike "$28,709,584" and insert "$28,809,584".
Page 456, line 4, strike "$70,911,098" and insert "$71,011,098".

Page 463, after line 21, insert:

"U. Out of the amounts included in this item, amounts estimated at $100,000 the first year and $100,000 the second year from the general fund is available for transfer to state agencies and institutions of higher education to effectuate the provisions of House Bill 733 which adds colon, brain and testes cancer to the section of the Code listing cancers that are presumed as occupational diseases under the Workers Compensation Act for firefighters and other specific emergency personnel."


(This amendment provides funding pursuant to the passage of House Bill 733 of the 2020 General Assembly Session. The $100,000 annual funding request is a placeholder until a detailed estimated is finalized.)