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Appropriation To Department Of Human Services For Supplemental Assistance Nutrition Program

Concerning an appropriation to the department of human services for services related to the Colorado employment first program within the supplemental assistance nutrition program, and, in connection therewith, making an appropriation.
2021 Regular Session
Human Services
Bill Summary

The act appropriates $3,000,000 to the department of human services (department) in order to seek a 50% match from the federal government for the Colorado employment first program within the supplemental nutrition assistance program. The act requires the department to direct county departments and any third-party partners to prioritize any state or federal money received to fund employment support and job retention services and to support work-based learning opportunities for Colorado employment first participants. Any remaining money may be used to initiate and enhance current and additional state- or county-initiated third-party partnerships.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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