2021 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - HB1800 (Conference Report)

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Supportive Decision-Making Agreements

Item 320 #10c

Item 320 #10c

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Health and Human Resources
Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services FY2021 $0 FY2022 $300,000 GF
FY2021 0.00 FY2022 1.00 FTE

Page 393, line 43, strike "$110,804,911" and insert "$111,104,911".


(This amendment provides $300,000 the second year from the general fund and 1.0 position to implement the provisions of House Bill 2230, 2021 Special Session I. The bill directs the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services to develop and implement a program to educate individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, their families, and others regarding the availability of supported decision-making agreements, the process to enter into a supported decision-making agreements, and the rights and responsibilities of parties to a supported decision-making agreements. The department is also required to development of model supported decision-making agreements, and other related information for individuals who enter into supported decision-making agreements. The bill directs the department to collect data regarding the utilization of supported decision-making agreements and report such information, together with recommendations to enhance the utilization of supported decision-making agreements, annually to the Governor and the General Assembly by November 1.)