House Bill (H)

Authored by

DIGEST

Domestic violence prevention and treatment and sexual assault assistance. Prohibits a cap on a grant or contract amount under the domestic violence prevention and treatment program administered by the criminal justice institute. Makes a state general fund appropriation to the criminal justice institute for domestic violence prevention and treatment. Specifies that the appropriation is $5,000,000 for state fiscal year 2015-2016 and $5,000,000 for state fiscal year 2016-2017. (The 2013 budget act appropriated $2,500,000 each year). Makes a state general fund appropriation to the sexual assault victims assistance account. Specifies that the appropriation is $1,000,000 for state fiscal year 2015-2016 and Domestic violence prevention and treatment and sexual assault assistance. Prohibits a cap on a grant or contract amount under the domestic violence prevention and treatment program administered by the criminal justice institute. Makes a state general fund appropriation to the criminal justice institute for domestic violence prevention and treatment. Specifies that the appropriation is $5,000,000 for state fiscal year 2015-2016 and $5,000,000 for state fiscal year 2016-2017. (The 2013 budget act appropriated $2,500,000 each year). Makes a state general fund appropriation to the sexual assault victims assistance account. Specifies that the appropriation is $1,000,000 for state fiscal year 2015-2016 and $1,000,000 for state fiscal year 2016-2017. Requires the victim services division of the criminal justice institute, instead of the sexual assault victim advocate standards and certification board, to administer the sexual assault victims assistance account. ... View more