2021 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - SB1100 (Committee Approved)

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Nurse Loan Repayment Program

Item 295 #2s

Item 295 #2s

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Health and Human Resources
Department of Health FY2021 $0 FY2022 $35,000 GF

Page 325, line 24, strike "$985,000" and insert "$1,020,000".

Page 326, after line 52, insert:

"E.  Out of this appropriation, $35,000 the second year from the general fund is provided for the Nurse Loan Repayment Program to provide loan repayments for certified nurse aides.  The total loan repayment allowed per certified nurse aide is limited to no more than $1,000."


(This amendment provides $35,000 from the general fund the second year to assist with funding for the expansion of the nurse loan repayment program pursuant to Senate Bill 1147 that adds certified nurse aides as eligible for the program. The additional funding is dedicated to supporting certified nurse aides and is capped at $1,000.)