2020 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Committee Approved)

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Increase TANF Payment and Income Eligibility

Item 350 #2s

Item 350 #2s

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Health and Human Resources
Department of Social Services FY2021 $1,899,263 FY2022 $1,899,263 GF
FY2021 $16,000,000 FY2022 $16,000,000 NGF

Page 352, line 32, strike "$283,294,242" and insert "$301,193,505".
Page 352, line 32, strike "$140,842,535" and insert "$158,741,798".

Page 354, line 42, after "benefits" insert "and income eligibility threshold"

Page 354, line 42, strike "five" and insert "20".


(This amendment increases the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families cash assistance payment a total of 20 percent, which includes the five percent increase in the introduced budget. In addition, this amendment increases the income eligibility for TANF that will allow more families to qualify.)