Jindal strips items from next year’s $25B budget

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Gov. Bobby Jindal removed $4 million slated to expand a program that provides at-home services to the developmentally disabled from next year’s $25.4 billion budget, as part of dozens of line-item vetoes issued Friday.

Many of the vetoes stripped funding that lawmakers had added to the 2013-14 budget for disabled services, including dollars for a family support program, assistive technology services and regional resource centers to help people access services.

Short URL: https://www.jenningsdailynews.net/?p=20671

Posted by on Jun 22 2013. Filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Search Archive

Search by Date


Search by Category


Search Site


© 2017 Jenning Daily News | PO Box 910 | 238 Market Street | Jennings, LA 70546 | 337.824.3011 | Log in