I move to amend House Bill 2 (second house second reading copy -- tan).
Senator Ryan Lynch
And, that such amendments to House Bill 2 (second house second reading copy -- tan) read as follows:
1. Page D-6, line 25: .
Strike: "27,175,858 27,299,313" [General Fund FY24 FY25]
Insert: "28,517,643 28,650,820" [General Fund FY24 FY25]
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Explanation - This amendment increases the general fund appropriation by $1,341,785 in FY 2024 and $1,351,507 in FY 2025 for the Public Defender Division in the Office of State Public Defender to fund 12 FTE, including three attorneys, six criminal investigators, two administrative assistants, and a project manager.