2021 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Jones J.C.
Include COVID-19 Under Presumption Clause for First Responders Under Workers Compensation

Item 477 #3h

Item 477 #3h

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Central Appropriations
Central Appropriations FY2021 $50,000 FY2022 $50,000 GF

Page 554, line 9, strike "($17,993,004)" and insert "($17,943,004)".
Page 554, line 9, strike "$138,332,991" and insert "$138,382,991".

Page 561, line 8, strike "$457,852 and $626,414" and insert:

"$407,852 and $576,414".


(This amendment provides $50,000 from the general fund each year pursuant to the passage of legislation during the 2021 General Assembly Session establishing a presumption that COVID-19 is a work related disease for first responders under the Workers Compensation Act. The funding requested in this amendment is a placeholder until a detailed fiscal impact estimate developed.)