2020 Session

Budget Bill - HB30 (Chapter 1289)

Grants to Localities

Item 322.10

Item 322.10

A. Notwithstanding the provisions set forth in this Act, the amounts listed below associated with increased general fund spending within this agency shall be immediately unallotted upon enactment of these appropriations from the applicable Items of this agency and any other relevant Item of this act. Further, notwithstanding the provisions of this Act, any language associated with the spending listed below shall not be applicable unless, after such unallotment, a base amount of funding remains to which such language would be applicable or unless such language previously appeared in Chapter 854, 2019 Acts of Assembly. Any amounts referenced within any other Items of this Act that reflect or include the spending amounts listed below shall have no effect. These amounts shall remain unallotted until re-enacted by the General Assembly after acceptance of a revenue forecast that confirms the revenues estimated within this Act. No agency shall spend, commit, or otherwise obligate the amounts listed below from any source of funds for any of the purposes stated below or any other funds that may be unallotted.


FY 2021

FY 2022

Increase permanent supportive housing capacity



Expand forensic discharge planning programs in jails



Provide funds for partial implementation of STEP-VA



Agency Total



B. Notwithstanding the provisions of Chapters 607 and 683, 2017 Acts of Assembly, and paragraph MM. of Item 322 of this Act, no Community Services Board or Behavioral Health Authority shall be required to provide any service pursuant to the to the System Transformation, Excellence and Performance in Virginia (STEP-VA) process, beyond those services funded in Chapter 854, 2019 Acts of Assembly. Any new service requirements shall be subject to appropriation and allotment of funds for that purpose.