2023 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1400 (Member Request)

View Budget Item
View Budget Item amendments

Chief Patron: Willett
Boost 200 Pilot Program (language only)

Item 311 #8h

Item 311 #8h

Health and Human Resources
Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services


Page 399, line 32, after "counseling" insert:

", including licensed clinical social workers, licensed professional counselors, and licensed marriage and family therapists. Any funds not used in the first year shall be carryforward in the second year to use for the same purpose".


(This amendment allows licensed marriage and family therapists to partake in the Boost 200 pilot program and receive payment of supervisory hours along with licensed clinical social workers and licensed professional counselors. This amendment also allows the Virginia Health Care Fund to use any carryforward money in the second year to continue funding the Boost 200 pilot program.)