Rep. Kevin A. McCarthy

Filed: 6/29/2009





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2     AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 415, AS AMENDED, by
3 inserting the following immediately below the enacting clause:
4     "Section 1. Legislative intention; assist our most
5 vulnerable citizens. It is the intention of the General
6 Assembly in enacting this legislation that, by applying the net
7 proceeds of the sale of general obligation bonds in the amount
8 of $2,230,000,000 authorized by this amendatory Act of the 96th
9 General Assembly to fund pension obligations of the State, an
10 equivalent amount will be made available for the State's
11 operational expenses in these times of fiscal crisis to help
12 fund programs and services provided by community-based human
13 service providers to ensure that we continue assisting the most
14 vulnerable of our citizens.".