2023 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1400 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Tran
Transfer Funding for Language Access to Sec. of Health & Human Resources

Item 283 #1h

Item 283 #1h

First Year - FY2023 Second Year - FY2024
Health and Human Resources
Secretary of Health and Human Resources FY2023 $2,500,000 FY2024 $2,500,000 GF

Page 325, line 3, strike "$1,653,270" and insert "$4,153,270".
Page 325, line 4, strike "$7,153,270" and insert "$9,653,270".

Page 328, after line 22, insert:

"J. Out the appropriation for this item is included $2,500,000 the first year and $2,500,000 the second year from the general fund to be provided to state agencies to facilitate and improve language access.  Any unexpended balance in this paragraph at the close of business on June 30 each year shall not revert to the general fund, but shall be carried forward and reappropriated."


(This amendment transfers language and funding of $2.5 million from the general fund each year from Central Appropriations to the Office of the Secretary of Health and Human Resources. to facilitate and improve language access in state agencies. Language allows for unspent funds to be carried forward to the next fiscal year.)