Florida Senate - 2015 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. SB 320 Ì762104qÎ762104 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House Comm: RCS . 02/18/2015 . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services (Bean) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Between lines 199 and 200 4 insert: 5 Section 4. For the 2015-2016 fiscal year, the sum of $6.5 6 million in recurring funds from the General Revenue Fund is 7 appropriated to the Department of Children and Families for the 8 creation of the adoption incentive program. The Executive Office 9 of the Governor shall place these funds in reserve until such 10 time as the Department of Children and Families submits a plan 11 identifying the performance measures, targeted outcomes, and an 12 expenditure plan for approval to the Executive Office of the 13 Governor and the chair and vice chair of the Legislative Budget 14 Commission in accordance with s. 216.177, Florida Statutes. 15 Section 4. For the 2015-2016 fiscal year, the sum of 16 $3,425,356 in recurring funds from the General Revenue Fund is 17 appropriated to the Department of Children and Families for the 18 creation of the adoption benefits for qualifying adoptive 19 employees of state agencies. For the 2015-2016 fiscal year, the 20 sum of $74,644 in recurring funds from the General Revenue Fund 21 is appropriated to the Department of Children and Families and 22 one full-time equivalent position with associated salary rate of 23 46,382 is authorized for the creation of the adoption benefits 24 for qualifying adoptive employees of state agencies and the 25 development of performance measures and targeted outcomes. 26 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 27 And the title is amended as follows: 28 Delete lines 47 - 48 29 and insert: 30 the adoption achievement awards; providing 31 appropriations; providing an effective date.