2020 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Tyler
HB 169 - Include Correctional Officers in Presumption Clause for Certain Diseases

Item 477 #26h

Item 477 #26h

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Central Appropriations
Central Appropriations FY2021 $125,000 FY2022 $150,000 GF

Page 456, line 4, strike "$28,709,584" and insert "$28,834,584".
Page 456, line 4, strike "$70,911,098" and insert "$71,061,098".

Page 463, after line 21, insert:

"U. Out of the amounts included in this item, amounts estimated at $125,000 the first year and $150,000 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 169 which adds correctional officers to the list of employees for whom hepatitis, meningococcal meningitis, tuberculosis or HIV are presumed as an occupational diseases under the Workers Compensation Act."


(This amendment provides funding pursuant to the passage of House Bill 169 of the 2020 General Assembly Session. The funding request is a placeholder until a detailed estimated is finalized.)