5077-S AMS DARN BOGG 052
SSB 5077 - S AMD 326
By Senators Darneille, Fraser
NOT ADOPTED 04/02/2015
On page 68, line 4, increase the General Fund--State (FY 2017) appropriation by $2,034,000.
Adjust the total appropriations accordingly.
On page 71, after line 18, insert the following:
"(10) $2,034,000 of the general fund--state appropriation for fiscal year 2016 and $2,034,000 of the general fund--state appropriation for fiscal year 2017 are provided solely for the Washington Telephone Assistance program and related staffing."
Renumber the remaining sections consecutively and correct any internal references accordingly.
EFFECT: Restores funding for the Washington Telephone Assistance program (WTAP). WTAP services include subsidized land-line telephone assistance and community voicemail for eligible recipients of many Medicaid and public assistance programs.
FISCAL EFFECT: $4,048,000 GF-S and 5.5 FTE
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