Amendment #378 to H3600

Homeless Youth Shelter

Ms. Decker of Cambridge moves to amend the bill in section 2 by inserting after item 4000-0005 the following item:


“4000-0007 For housing and supportive services for unaccompanied youth pursuant to section 16X of chapter 6A of the General Laws; provided, that the secretary of health and human services shall report to the house and senate committees on ways and means not later than March 1, 2018 on: (a) the number of youths served through this item; (b) the types of services received by participating youths; (c) the number of youths who transition into stabilized housing and the zip code of the stabilized housing; (d) the number of youths who remain in stabilized housing after 90 days, when applicable; (e) other quantifiable data related to client outcomes as determined by the secretary; (f) the number of youths turned away from the program; and (g) the amount of funding awarded to vendors for the delivery of services and the names of each vendor; provided that not less than $40,000 shall be expended for the Y2Y homeless shelter to install air-conditioning in the shelter space at 1 Church Street in the City of Cambridge ……. 4,040,000”.

Amendment #378 to H3600

Homeless Youth Shelter


Mike Connolly

Jonathan Hecht

David M. Rogers

James J. O'Day

Aaron Vega

Kay Khan

Sean Garballey

James M. Cantwell

Alice Hanlon Peisch

Lori A. Ehrlich

Paul Tucker