2012 Special Session I

Budget Bill - HB1300 (Introduced)

Department of Social Services

Item 338

Item 338

1. It is hereby acknowledged that as of June 30, 2009 there existed with the federal government an unexpended balance of $34,502,916 in federal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) block grant funds which are available to the Commonwealth of Virginia to reimburse expenditures incurred in accordance with the adopted State plan for the TANF program. Based on projected spending levels and appropriations in this act, the Commonwealth's accumulated balance for authorized federal TANF block grant funds is estimated at $34,358,796 $38,405,035 on June 30, 2010; $13,996,557 $25,574,493 on June 30, 2011; and $49,735 $14,064,514 on June 30, 2012.

2. The Department of Social Service (DSS) shall report annually on October 1 to the Governor, the Secretary of Health and Human Resources, the Chairmen of the House Appropriations and Senate Finance Committees, and the Director, Department of Planning and Budget regarding spending; program results; clients served; the location, size, implementation status, and nature of projects funded with TANF funds; results of all formal evaluations; and recommendations for continuation, expansion, and redesign of the projects. Such report shall be combined with the report required by § 63.2-619, Code of Virginia.