WEST virginia legislature
2019 regular session
House Bill 2668
By Delegates Hanshaw (Mr. Speaker) and Miley
[By Request of the executive]
[Introduced January 25, 2019; Referred
to the Committee on Finance.]
A BILL supplementing and amending by increasing an existing item of appropriation of public moneys out of the Treasury in the State Fund, General Revenue, to the Department of Administration, Public Defender Services, Fund 0226, fiscal year 2019, organization 0221, by supplementing and amending the appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2019.
Whereas, The Governor submitted to the Legislature the Executive Budget document, dated January 9, 2019, which included a Statement of the State Fund, General Revenue, setting forth therein the cash balance as of July 1, 2018, and further included a revised estimate of revenues for the fiscal year 2019, less net appropriation balances forwarded and regular appropriations for the fiscal year 2019; and
Whereas, It appears from the Executive Budget document, Statement of the State Fund, General Revenue, there remains an unappropriated balance in the State Treasury which is available for appropriation during the fiscal year ending June 30, 2019; therefore
Be it enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:
That the total appropriation for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2019, to Fund 0226, fiscal year 2019, organization 0221, be supplemented and amended by increasing an existing item of appropriation as follows:
Title II – Appropriations.
Section 1. Appropriations from general revenue.
DEPARTMENT OF Administration
27 – Public Defender Services
(WV Code Chapter 29)
Fund 0226 FY 2019 Org 0221
5 Appointed Counsel Fees (R)....................................................... 78800 $ 15,300,000
NOTE: The purpose of this supplemental appropriation bill is to increase an existing item of appropriation in the aforesaid account for the designated spending unit for the fiscal year 2019.