2022 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Floor Approved)

View Budget Item
View Budget Item amendments

Trauma Center Fund

Item 288 #1s

Item 288 #1s

First Year - FY2023 Second Year - FY2024
Health and Human Resources
Department of Health FY2023 $5,000,000 FY2024 $5,000,000 GF

Page 296, line 21, strike "$49,997,611" and insert "$54,997,611".
Page 296, line 21, strike "$49,997,611" and insert "$54,997,611".

Page 297, after line 18, insert:

"H.1. Out of this appropriation, $5,000,000 the first year and $5,000,000 the second year from the general fund shall be transferred to the Trauma Center Fund, established pursuant to § 18.2-270.01, Code of Virginia.

2. The Virginia Department of Health shall make at least one annual distribution from the Trauma Center Fund to eligible hospitals based on the available funding at the time of distribution."


(This amendment provides $5,000,000 each year from the general fund to support the Trauma Center Fund and clarifies that at least one annual payment must be made each year from the fund to eligible hospitals.)