2023 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Favola
DOC - Pre-Release SNAP Enrollment

Item 402 #2s

Item 402 #2s

First Year - FY2023 Second Year - FY2024
Public Safety and Homeland Security
Department of Corrections FY2023 $0 FY2024 $552,089 GF
FY2023 0.00 FY2024 3.00 FTE

Page 487, line 46, strike "$886,141,761" and insert "$886,693,850".


(This amendment provides $552,089 GF the second year for caseworker counselors and IT system changes to help inmates apply for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). A companion amendment directs the Department of Social Services to submit a waiver request to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Services to permit individuals in custody at state or local correctional facilities to apply for SNAP benefits prior to being released.)