2022 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Guzman
HB 1002: Cover Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Through Workers Compensation

Item 86 #1h

Item 86 #1h

First Year - FY2023 Second Year - FY2024
Department of Human Resource Management FY2023 $300,000 FY2024 $300,000 GF
FY2023 3.00 FY2024 3.00 FTE

Page 72, line 35, strike "$116,457,838" and insert "$116,757,838".
Page 72, line 35, strike "$115,328,063" and insert "$115,628,063".


(This amendment provides $300,000 from the general fund each year pursuant to the passage of House Bill 1002 of the 2022 General Assembly Session which designates carpal tunnel syndrome and other repetitive motion injuries as an injury by accident under the Workers Compensation Act. This amendment provides administrative funding to support the implementation of the policy change. A companion amendment in central appropriations provides funding for the impact of the benefit change.)