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1996 Session

Budget Bill - SB30 (Introduced)

Department of Social Services

Item 390

Item 390

First Year - FY1997Second Year - FY1998
Employment Assistance Services (46200)$33,197,988$42,228,601
Financial Assistance for Employment Services (46209)FY1997 $18,919,045FY1998 $18,919,045
Individual and Family Economic Independence Services Through Employment Assistance Services (46210)FY1997 $14,278,943FY1998 $23,309,556
Fund Sources: 
GeneralFY1997 $13,285,373FY1998 $18,276,614
Federal TrustFY1997 $19,912,615FY1998 $23,951,987

Authority: Title 63.1, Chapter 6.2 and 6.3, Code of Virginia.


A. Included in the amount for Financial Assistance for Employment Services is $1,098,403 from the general fund and $2,164,708 from nongeneral funds the first year and $1,098,403 from the general fund and $2,164,708 from nongeneral funds the second year for services provided under the Food Stamp Employment Training Program.


B. It is the intent of the General Assembly that these funds be used for any purpose prescribed in the approved Employment Services plan, if it can be demonstrated that education and training services are not available in the area served by a local social service agency. The Department shall submit an annual report on such services provided to the Secretary of Health and Human Resources and the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget. The report will include administration expenditures and expenditures used to purchase training, education and support services other than child care for AFDC recipients participating in work related activities.