Budget Amendment ID: FY2019-S4-434

EHS 434

MCPAP for Moms Expansion for Substance Use

Mr. Keenan, Ms. Friedman, Messrs. Moore, Welch and Brownsberger, Ms. L'Italien, Ms. Gobi, Messrs. O'Connor and Cyr moved that the proposed new text be amended in section 2, in item 5042-5000, by striking the words “$3,700,000 for the Massachusetts Child Psychiatry Access Project, or MCPAP; provided further, that not less than $500,000 of that sum shall be expended for MCPAP for Moms statewide to address mental health concerns in pregnant and postpartum women” and inserting in place thereof the following words:- “$3,875,000 for the Massachusetts Child Psychiatry Access Project, or MCPAP; provided further, that not less than $675,000 of that sum shall be expended for MCPAP for Moms statewide to address mental health concerns in pregnant and postpartum women and to expand support for pregnant and postpartum women by adding substance use disorder-specific education, training, consultation and care coordination to the project’s existing capacity”; and

In said section 2, in said item 5042-5000, by striking out the figure “$92,196,539” and inserting in place thereof the following figure:- “$92,371,539”