Budget Amendment ID: FY2019-S4-575

EHS 575

Youth at Risk

Messrs. Cyr, Lewis and Brownsberger, Ms. Friedman, Messrs. Moore, Welch and DiDomenico, Ms. Gobi, Messrs. Eldridge, Lesser, O'Connor, Ross and Feeney moved that the proposed new text be amended in section 2, in item 4590-1507, by inserting after the word " programs", in line 4, the following words:- "; provided, that the department of public health shall award not less than $500,000 for competitively procured grants to youth at-risk programs utilizing an evidence-based positive youth development model, including programs that serve lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning youth".