2021 Session

Budget Amendments - SB1100 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Deeds
Hold Harmless Local Health Department Funding Formula Changes (language only)

Item 302 #1s

Item 302 #1s

Health and Human Resources
Department of Health


Page 336,  line 13, after “revisions.” strike the remainder of the line.

Page 336, strike line 14, and insert:

“The increase in local matching funds for those localities that will experience a decrease in general fund support upon full implementation of the revised rate formula shall be phased in over the next biennium, such that affected localities contribute half of the required increase in fiscal year 2023 and the full required increase in fiscal year 2024.  The”.

Page 336, line 16, after “years.” insert:

“The report shall also be submitted  to the Chairs of the House Appropriations and Health, Welfare and Institutions Committees and to the Chairs of the Senate Finance and Appropriations and Education and Health Committees prior to the convening of the General Assembly in the years the Virginia Department of Health reports its analysis to the Governor.”


(This amendment adds language phasing in the increase in local matching funds for the updates to the local health department cooperative funding formula and requires periodic reporting to relevant legislative committees.)