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General Assembly

Amendment

 

February Session, 2012

LCO No. 4726

   
 

*HB0531204726SRO*

Offered by:

 

SEN. MCKINNEY, 28th Dist.

SEN. FASANO, 34th Dist.

 

To: Subst. House Bill No. 5312

File No. 586

Cal. No. 417

Strike everything after the enacting clause and substitute the following in lieu thereof:

"Section 1. (Effective July 1, 2012) The sum of thirteen million dollars is appropriated to the Department of Social Services, from the General Fund, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2013, to increase (1) the subsidy for family child care providers providing child care services under the child care subsidy program established pursuant to section 17b-749 of the general statutes (A) in a family day care home, as defined in section 19a-77 of the general statutes; or (B) in a home not requiring a license pursuant to subdivision (4) of subsection (b) of section 19a-77 of the general statutes, and (2) the benefit for consumers receiving services from a personal care attendant under a state-funded program, including, but not limited to, (A) the program for individuals with acquired brain injuries, established pursuant to section 17b-260a of the general statutes, (B) the personal care assistance program, established pursuant to section 17b-605a of the general statutes, (C) the Connecticut home care program for the elderly, established pursuant to section 17b-342 of the general statutes, (D) the pilot program to provide home care services to disabled persons, established pursuant to section 17b-617 of the general statutes, (E) the individual and family support waiver program administered by the Department of Developmental Services, (F) the comprehensive waiver program administered by the Department of Developmental Services, or (G) any state-funded program that provides services from a personal care attendant.

Sec. 2. (Effective July 1, 2012) The sum of two million dollars is appropriated to the Department of Social Services, from the General Fund, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2013, to establish training programs for (1) family child care providers providing child care services under the child care subsidy program established pursuant to section 17b-749 of the general statutes (A) in a family day care home, as defined in section 19a-77 of the general statutes, or (B) in a home not requiring a license pursuant to subdivision (4) of subsection (b) of section 19a-77 of the general statutes, and (2) personal care attendants providing services under a state-funded program, including, but not limited to, (A) the program for individuals with acquired brain injuries, established pursuant to section 17b-260a of the general statutes, (B) the personal care assistance program, established pursuant to section 17b-605a of the general statutes, (C) the Connecticut home care program for the elderly, established pursuant to section 17b-342 of the general statutes, (D) the pilot program to provide home care services to disabled persons, established pursuant to section 17b-617 of the general statutes, (E) the individual and family support waiver program administered by the Department of Developmental Services, (F) the comprehensive waiver program administered by the Department of Developmental Services, or (G) any state-funded program that provides services from a personal care attendant. "

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Section 1

July 1, 2012

New section

Sec. 2

July 1, 2012

New section