2005 Session

Budget Bill - HB1500 (Chapter 951)

Joint Commission on Health Care

Item 11

Item 11

First Year - FY2005Second Year - FY2006
Health Research, Planning, and Coordination (40600)$443,502$443,882
Health Policy Research (40606)FY2005 $443,502FY2006 $443,882
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2005 $443,502FY2006 $443,882

Authority: Title 30, Chapter 18, Code of Virginia.

A.  The Joint Commission on Health Care should support the continuation of state funding of local initiatives to address the needs of adults and juveniles with mental health, mental retardation, or co-occurring disorders who come into contact with the criminal justice system.

B.  The Joint Commission shall study recent trends in federal funding from the Ryan White C.A.R.E. Act and other federal funding to Virginia's HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment programs, and shall identify the impact on Virginia's current system of care delivery to persons living with HIV/AIDS.  A report shall be made to the Joint Commission in accordance with the Joint Rules Committee schedule for consideration by the 2006 Session of the General Assembly.