2024 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Floor Approved)

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Funding for Federally Qualified Health Centers

Item 279 #1h

Item 279 #1h

First Year - FY2025 Second Year - FY2026
Health and Human Resources
Department of Health FY2025 $1,500,000 FY2026 $1,500,000 GF

Page 310, line 4, strike "$29,665,423" and insert "$31,165,423".
Page 310, line 4, strike "$26,415,423" and insert "$27,915,423".

Page 311, line 15, strike "$2,800,000" and "$2,800,000" and insert:

"$4,300,000" and "$4,300,000".


(This amendment provides an additional $1.5 million each year from the general fund to the Virginia Community Healthcare Association (VCHA) to be distributed to Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs). The additional funding will be used by FQHCs to continue providing comprehensive medical, dental, and mental health services to uninsured Virginians. This will be the first appropriation increase since 2015.)