Amendments to House Bill No. 2

Committee Study Bill Copy

Requested by Representative Mary Caferro

For the House Appropriations Committee

Prepared by Julia Hamilton

March 12, 2023 (8:05pm)

1. Page B-1:

Following: line 8


Insert: "a. Increase Funding to Food Banks (Restricted/Biennial)"

Insert: "1,000,000 1,000,000"[Federal Special Fund FY24 FY25]

2. Page B-2:

Following: line 25

Insert: "The line item Increase Funding to Food Banks is     restricted to grants for the specified entity. The       Department of Public Health and Human Services shall submit     a written report on the use of this funding prior to the end     of FY 2025 to the Health and Human Services Interim Budget     Committee."

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Explanation - This amendment appropriates $1.0 million in each year of the biennium for food banks in the Human and Community Services Division. This appropriation is restricted to grants for the specified entities.