Budget Watch

In an effort to keep our stakeholders informed about the state of California budget, and how the budget will impact funding, as well as programs and services, we post news on “Budget Watch”. This page features updates from the Governor and Legislature, links to important news articles and various budget and advocacy related web sites, as well as important information about how you can get involved to make a difference. Visit this page regularly to keep current on budget issues.

CDCAN Reports on Signing of Budget Trailer Bills including Overtime and Early Start Restoration

Governor signs Budget Act and 16 of 17 Trailer Bills. Early Start Services restored to pre-2009 status!

 

CDCAN Disability and Senior Rights Report:  BREAKING NEWS - GOVERNOR SIGNS 2014-2015 MAIN BUDGET BILL


                                                                             

CDCAN DISABILITY & SENIOR RIGHTS REPORT 
CALIFORNIA DISABILITY COMMUNITY ACTION NETWORK

JUNE 20, 2014 - FRIDAY AFTERNOON
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BREAKING NEWS:
GOVERNOR SIGNS BUDGET TRAILER BILLS INCLUDING BILLS ON IHSS/SLS OVERTIME, EARLY START ELIGIBILITY RESTORATION
 
SACRAMENTO, CA (CDCAN – LAST UPDATED 06/20/2014  02:15 PM) – Governor Edmund G. “Jerry” Brown, Jr. signed today the main budget bill and 16 of 17 budget-related measures  – called “budget trailer bills” because they follow or trail the main budget bill, to make changes or additions to State law to implement the funding in the state budget.  The main budget bill and the budget “trailer” bills took effect immediately.
    One bill – AB 1469 dealing with the State Teachers’ Retirement System defined benefit program funding is the only budget trailer bill that remains unsigned – but will be approved next week, according to the Governor’s office.
 
GOVERNOR SIGNED MAIN BUDGET BILL EARLIER THIS MORNING
    Earlier this morning, Governor Brown signed the main budget bill, SB 852, in San Diego, with Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg (Democrat – Sacramento, 6th State Senate District) and Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins (Democrat – 78th Assembly District).
   Brown said that “…this on-time budget provides for today and saves for the future. We're paying off the state's credit card, saving for the next rainy day and fixing the broken teachers' retirement system."
    Here is the link of a 69 page PDF document file summary from the Governor’s office of the budget as signed by the Governor (including at the end the 3 page list of line item vetoes):
http://www.ebudget.ca.gov/FullBudgetSummary.pdf
    As previously reported, the Governor made only a few line item vetoes and largely maintained the funding levels in the budget as passed by the Legislature on June 15th.  Only two of the line item vetoes were in the health and human services budget area and neither of those were funding for direct services, though the budget issues have potentially far reaching future impact. The Governor made no real line item vetoes in education (except for deleting a technical provision) and no line item vetoes in higher education.
Funding for Early Start eligibility restoration, funding for overtime for In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) workers,additional funding for Supported Living Services, In-Home Respite and Personal Attendant Services for the impact of the federal overtime provisions effective in January, as well as funding for minimum wage impact for many regional center providers were all maintained in the budget.  
    None of the Governor's line item vetoes in health and human services was funding for actual direct services, but rather for studies  for community-based regional center funded services - that advocates pushed hard for - and also for additional funding related to implementation steps regarding the federal mental health parity.
    The two line item vetoes (plus one under the Department of Insurance) in health and human services were:
 
DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES
    REGIONAL CENTERS: Governor eliminated the appropriation that would require the Department of Developmental Services to spend funds for a study with stakeholders to review and recommend an update of the core staffing formula for the 21 non-profit regional centers, and rate setting methodologies for community-based services and supports. The Governor stated that he vetoed the additional expenditure approved by the Legislature  because it would "...create a significant workload and cost pressures within a restrictive timeframe. Instead I am directing the Health and Human Services Agency to convene a task force to review both of these and other community issues that were identified in the Plan for the Future of the Developmental Centers."
 
MENTAL HEALTH PARITY ACT IMPLEMENTATION
    DEPARTMENT OF MANAGED HEALTH CARE: Governor reduced additional spending of $4,204,000 for the Department of Managed Health Care by $2,102,000, to help the department in reviewing health plans' compliance with the federal law on mental health parity that is "consistent" with the department's implementation plan.  The Governor stated that "In the coming year, my Administration, through the Department of Managed Health Care, will review health plan filings, and identify any areas of concern and any additional resources needed to address them.  The Budget also includes an augmentation [increase] that was included in the May Revision for clinical and actuarial contracts that will further help with initial implementation."
    DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE: Governor reduced item within consumer protection from $749,000 to $374,000  augmentation [or increase] for implementation of the federal mental health parity act.  The Governor stated that "the augmentation that remains in the Budget will allow the Department to monitor health insurers' compliance with mental health parity laws and other insurance
  
BUDGET TRAILER BILLS INCLUDE IHSS OVERTIME IMPLEMENTATION, EARLY START, FUNDING INCREASES FOR SUPPORTED LIVING, PACE AND CHILD CARE PROVIDERS
    As previously reported, among the budget trailer bills the Governor signed – as expected – include bills dealing with implementing overtime under the federal Department of Labor regulations, effective January 1, 2015 for all In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) workers; restoration of eligibility for the State’s early intervention program for infants and toddlers called “Early Start” to what it was prior to the 2009 reductions; 5.82% rate increase for supported living services, in-home respite service and personal attendant services providers funded through the 21 non-profit regional centers to help fund the federal overtime requirements for those home care related workers that also impacts IHSS workers; funding to help off-set the increase on July 1st of the State’s minimum wage for many regional center funded providers (with the exception of supported employment providers); increases in rates for child care providers and providers in the Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE); and an increase in grants for CalWORKS recipients next year. 
    CDCAN will issue report later today or this weekend on the complete details on what is in the budget plan as signed by the Governor. 
 
PARTIAL INDEX TO FIND SPECIFIC PROGRAMS OR SERVICES IN A TRAILER BILL
Below is a CDCAN compiled list or index of several well known services or programs or issues and what budget trailer bill it is currently referenced in (but not the main budget bill) that people might find helpful (both advocates, non-advocates, family members people with disabilities, seniors, low income family members, policymakers – Marty Omoto, CDCAN. 
 
Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA): Health (SB 870)
CalFRESH (Food Stamp Program): Human Services (SB 855)
California Reducing Disparities Project (CRDP): Health (SB 857)
CalWORKS: Human Services (SB 855)
Child Care and Development: Education Finance (SB 858)
Child Welfare Services (CWS): Human Services (SB 855)
Client Rights Advocate: Developmental Services (SB 856)
Community Care Licensing: Human Services (SB 855)
Community Colleges: Higher Education (SB 860)
Corrections/Prisons – Corrections Trailer Bill (SB 863)
Courts (Judiciary): Public Safety (AB 1468)
Developmental Centers: Developmental Services (SB 856) and Public Safety (AB 1468)
Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment (EPSDT): Health (SB 870 – behavioral health treatment)
Early Start Eligibility Restoration: Developmental Services (SB 856)
Education – Local Reserve Fund Requirements: Education Finance (SB 858)
Education – Special Needs Students: Education Finance (SB 859, “necessary small high schools”)
Foster Care: See Child Welfare Services, and Education Finance (SB 859, “necessary small high schools”)
Home Care Services Consumer Protection Act: Human Services (SB 855)
Housing/Affordable: State & Local Government (SB 854)
In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS): Human Services (SB 855)
Insurance (Health) Deductible Payments – Regional Centers: Developmental Services (SB 856)
LIHEAP (Low Income Heating & Energy Assistance Program):
Resources/Greenhouse Gases (SB 862), and Human Services (SB 855)
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP): Health (SB 857)
Managed Risk Medical Insurance Board (MRMIB): Health (SB 857)
Medi-Cal (Cal-MediConnect, Medi-Cal “fee-for-service”, Medi-Cal managed care plans and access to Medi-Cal): Health (SB 857)
Medi-Cal Drugs: Health (SB 870)
Mental Health Parity: Health (SB 857)
Office of Patient Advocate (OPA): Health (SB 857)
Overtime Pay for Home Care Workers/Federal Department of Labor: Human Services: Human Services/IHSS (SB 855), and Developmental Services/Supported Living Services, In-Home Respite, Personal Attendants  (SB 856)
PACE (Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly): Health (SB 870)
Preschool (California State Preschool Program - CSPP): Education Finance (SB 858)
Public Health: Health (SB 857)
Regional Centers: Developmental Services (SB 856)
State Hospitals: Public Safety (SB 863)
Transportation: Transportation (SB 853)

 
LINKS TO THE MAIN BUDGET & TRAILER BILLS
The following are the CDCAN compiled links to the Legislative Information website to the LATEST versions of the main budget bill, the 15 budget trailer bills that were passed by the Legislature on June 15th and 1 additional trailer bill (dealing with prison construction) that was passed by the Legislature on June 19th and as signed by the Governor today (June 20th). Also included below in the one remaining trailer bill, AB 1469 dealing with the State Teachers’ Retirement System that was passed on June 15th and will be signed by the Governor next week, according to the Governor’s office. 
 
MAIN BUDGET BILL
SB 852 (AS PASSED BY LEGISLATURE JUNE 15, 2014)
PDF Document Version – SB 852 (720 Pages): 
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_852_bill_20140615_enrolled.pdf
PREVIOUS ACTION 06/15/2014: PASSED by Assembly 55 to 24. PASSED by State Senate 25 to 11.  Sent to Governor at 8 PM.
LATEST ACTION 06/20/2014: SIGNED by the Governor.
NEXT STEPS:
CDCAN COMMENT: The main budget bill has the actual funding numbers for every program and department funded or authorized funding through the State. It also contains what is referred to as “budget bill language” or “BBL” which is different from “budget trailer bill language” in that the language in the main budget bill is only good for that budget year, and generally the language only provides an explanation of the funding or some specific reporting requirements. 
 
DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES BUDGET TRAILER BILL
SB 856 (AS SIGNED BY GOVERNOR)
PDF Document Version – SB 856 (96 Pages): 
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_856_bill_20140617_enrolled.pdf
HTML Version – SB 856: 
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_856_bill_20140617_enrolled.htm
PREVIOUS ACTION 06/15/2014: PASSED by Assembly 76 to 0. PASSED by State Senate 36 to 0. Sent to Governor on June 19th at 1 PM.
LATEST ACTION 06/20/2014: SIGNED by Governor.
CDCAN COMMENT: Includes provisions restoring eligibility of Early Start to what is was prior to the 2009 reductions; provides for payment of eligible persons of insurance deductibles; provides funding for many regional center funded providers to help with the impact of the State minimum wage increase scheduled for July 1, 2014; increases rates for supported living services, in-home respite and personal attendant services to fund the impact of the federal overtime requirements effective January 1, 2015; implements several recommendations of the Developmental Centers task force.
 
HEALTH BUDGET TRAILER BILL (FIRST OF TWO) 
SB 857 (AS SIGNED BY GOVERNOR)
PDF Document Version - SB 857 (176 Pages): 
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_857_bill_20140617_enrolled.pdf
HTML Version - SB 857: 
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_857_bill_20140617_enrolled.htm
PREVIOUS ACTIONS 06/15/2014: PASSED by Assembly 55 to 24. PASSED by State Senate 26 to 11. Sent to Governor on June 19th at 1 PM.
LATEST ACTION 06/20/2014: SIGNED by Governor.
CDCAN COMMENT: This bill includes Medi-Cal, Department of Public Health, Department of Health Care Services, the Managed Risk Medical Insurance Board (MRMIB), the California Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP), the Mental Health Services Act.  See also a second health trailer bill – AB 1474 and SB 870.
 
HEALTH BUDGET TRAILER BILL (SECOND OF TWO)
SB 870 (AS SIGNED BY GOVERNOR)
PDF Document Version - SB 870 (48 Pages): 
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_870_bill_20140617_enrolled.pdf
HTML Version - SB 870: 
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_870_bill_20140617_enrolled.htm
PREVIOUS ACTION 06/15/2014: PASSED by Assembly 55 to 24. PASSED by State Senate 26 to 11. Sent to Governor June 19th 1 PM.
LATEST ACTION 06/20/2014: SIGNED by Governor.
CDCAN COMMENT: This bill includes provisions regarding rate increase for PACE (Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly), provisions regarding monitoring access of Medi-Cal recipients to Medi-Cal “fee-for-service” and managed care providers, Medi-Cal Drug Rebate program, behavioral health treatment intent of ABA (Applied Behavior Analysis) to be added as a Medi-Cal benefit – though only when it is required by the federal government.
 
HUMAN SERVICES/IHSS BUDGET TRAILER BILL
SB 855 (AS SIGNED BY GOVERNOR)
PDF Document Version - SB 855 (208 Pages): 
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_855_bill_20140617_enrolled.pdf
HTML Version - SB 855: 
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_855_bill_20140617_enrolled.htm
PREVIOUS ACTION 06/15/2014: PASSED by Assembly 58 to 12. PASSED by State Senate 28 to 8. Sent to Governor June 19th 1 PM.
LATEST ACTION 06/20/2014: SIGNED by Governor.
CDCAN COMMENT: This bill is the “human services” budget trailer bill and contains provisions dealing with In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) overtime implementation.  The bill also contains provisions dealing with non-IHSS and non-regional center funded home care organizations, CalWORKS, Community Care Licensing, Foster care, food stamp program (CalFresh).  
 
EDUCATION FINANCE BUDGET TRAILER BILL
SB 858 (AS SIGNED BY GOVERNOR)
PDF Document Version - SB 858 (112 Pages):
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_858_bill_20140617_enrolled.pdf
HTML Version - SB 858: 
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_858_bill_20140617_enrolled.htm
PREVIOUS ACTION 06/15/2014: PASSED by Assembly 55 to 23. PASSED by State Senate 26 to 11. Sent to Governor June 19th 1 PM.
LATEST ACTION 06/20/2014: SIGNED by Governor.
CDCAN COMMENT: Bill includes provisions regarding Child Care and Development services and rate increase provisions for providers, and also controversial issue regarding school district reserve funding requirements.
 
EDUCATION FINANCE BUDGET TRAILER BILL – LOCAL CONTROL FUNDING FORMULA
SB 859 (AS SIGNED BY GOVERNOR)
PDF Document Version – SB 859 (96 Pages):
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_859_bill_20140617_enrolled.pdf
HTML Version – SB 859: 
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_859_bill_20140617_enrolled.htm
PREVIOUS ACTION 06/15/2014: PASSED by Assembly 76 to 0. PASSED State Senate 35 to 2. Sent to Governor June 19th 1 PM.
LATEST ACTION 06/20/2014: SIGNED by Governor.
 
HIGHER EDUCATION BUDGET TRAILER BILL
SB 860 (AS SIGNED BY GOVERNOR)
PDF Document Version – SB 860 (80 Pages): 
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_860_bill_20140617_enrolled.pdf
HTML Version – SB 860: 
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_860_bill_20140617_enrolled.htm
PREVIOUS ACTION 06/15/2014: PASSED by Assembly 63 to 10. PASSED by State Senate 37 to 0. Sent to Governor June 19th 1 PM.
LATEST ACTION 06/20/2014: SIGNED by Governor.
CDCAN COMMENT: Bill includes provisions dealing with California Community Colleges, Cal Grants, California State University and University of California.
 
EDUCATION – STATE TEACHER’S RETIREMENT
AB 1469 (AS SENT TO GOVERNOR ON JUNE 15 2014)
PDF Document Version – AB 1469 (32 Pages): 
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/asm/ab_1451-1500/ab_1469_bill_20140615_enrolled.pdf
Committee Analysis – AB 1469:
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/asm/ab_1451-1500/ab_1469_cfa_20140613_173705_sen_comm.html
PREVIOUS ACTION 06/15/2014: PASSED by State Senate 37 to 0.  PASSED by Assembly 76 to 0.
LATEST ACTION 06/17/2014: Sent to Governor 2 PM.
NEXT STEPS: Governor’s office indicated the Governor will sign this bill next week (separately from the other 16 budget trailer bills)
 
EDUCATION FACILITIES BOND ACT TRAILER BILL
SB 869 (AS SIGNED BY GOVERNOR)
PDF Document Version – SB 869 (8 Pages):
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_869_bill_20140617_enrolled.pdf
PREVIOUS ACTION 06/15/2014: PASSED Assembly 77 to 0. PASSED by State Senate 37 to 0. Sent to Governor June 19th 1 PM.
LATEST ACTION 06/20/2014: SIGNED by Governor.
CDCAN COMMENT: This bill is an urgency bill. 
 
AUGMENTATION - 2013-2014 STATE BUDGET
SB 865 (AS SIGNED BY GOVERNOR)
PDF Document Version – SB 865 (4 Pages):  
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_865_bill_20140617_enrolled.pdf
PREVIOUS ACTION 06/15/2014: PASSED Assembly 66 to 6. PASSED by State Senate 28 to 8. Sent to Governor June 19th 1 PM.
LATEST ACTION 06/20/2014: SIGNED by Governor.
CDCAN COMMENT: This bill augments (adds) additional funding to the current year budget (due to higher caseloads than estimated or higher costs than originally budgeted. In previous years these types of bills were referred to as “deficiency bills”.  This bill is primarily an augmentation for Department of Health Care Services
 
PUBLIC SAFETY BUDGET TRAILER BILL
AB 1468 (AS SIGNED BY GOVERNOR)
PDF Document Version – AB 1468 (128 Pages):
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/asm/ab_1451-1500/ab_1468_bill_20140615_enrolled.pdf
HTML Version of AB 1468: 
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/asm/ab_1451-1500/ab_1468_bill_20140615_enrolled.htm
Committee Analysis of AB 1468:
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/asm/ab_1451-1500/ab_1468_cfa_20140613_173337_sen_comm.html
PREVIOUS ACTION 06/15/2014: PASSED by State Senate 24 to 11. PASSED by Assembly 53 to 22. Sent to Governor June 19th 1 PM.
LATEST ACTION 06/20/2014: SIGNED by Governor.
CDCAN COMMENT: The bill’s provisions includes Department of State Hospitals, Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
 
STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT TRAILER BILL
SB 854 (AS SIGNED BY GOVERNOR)
PDF Document Version- SB 854 (160 Pages): 
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_854_bill_20140617_enrolled.pdf
HTML Version – SB 854:
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_854_bill_20140617_enrolled.htm
PREVIOUS ACTION 06/15/2014: PASSED Assembly 55 to 23. PASSED by State Senate 31 to 6. Sent to Governor June 19th 1 PM.
LATEST ACTION 06/20/2014: SIGNED by Governor.
CDCAN COMMENT: This is the version passed by the Legislature. Includes provisions regarding Housing Rehabilitation Loan Fund and the California Housing Trust Fund.
 
TRANSPORTATION BUDGET TRAILER BILL
SB 853 (AS SIGNED BY GOVERNOR)
PDF Document Version – SB 853 (32 Pages):
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_853_bill_20140617_enrolled.pdf
PREVIOUS ACTION 06/15/2014: PASSED by Assembly 55 to 22. PASSED by State Senate 27 to 10. Sent to Governor June 19th 1 PM.
LATEST ACTION 06/20/2014: SIGNED by Governor.
 
PROPERTY TAXES: NEW CONSTRUCTION EXCLUSION - ACTIVE SOLAR ENERGY SYSTEM
SB 871 (AS SIGNED BY GOVERNOR)
PDF Document Version – SB 871 (8 Pages): 
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_871_bill_20140617_enrolled.pdf
PREVIOUS ACTION 06/15/2014: PASSED by Assembly 42 to 20. PASSED by State Senate 28 to 8. Sent to Governor June 19th 1 PM.
LATEST ACTION 06/20/2014: SIGNED by Governor.
 
CORRECTION FACILITIES: CONSTRUCTION
SB 863 (AS SIGNED BY GOVERNOR)
PDF Document Version – SB 863 (16 Pages):
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_863_bill_20140619_enrolled.pdf
PREVIOUS ACTION 06/19/2014: PASSED by Assembly 78 to 0. PASSED by State Senate 32 to 2. Sent to Governor June 19th 1 PM.
LATEST ACTION 06/20/2014: SIGNED by Governor.
CDCAN COMMENT: This bill was the only one in the package of budget related “trailer” bills sent to the Governor that was not passed by the Legislature on June 15th.  This bill was passed on June 19th
 
RESOURCES OMNIBUS BUDGET TRAILER BILL
SB 861 (AS SIGNED BY GOVERNOR)
PDF Document Version – SB 861 (240 Pages):
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_861_bill_20140617_enrolled.pdf
PREVIOUS ACTION 06/15/2014: PASSED Assembly 55 to 23. PASSED by State Senate 24 to 12. Sent to Governor June 19th 1 PM.
LATEST ACTION 06/20/2014: SIGNED by Governor.
 
RESOURCES – GREENHOUSE GASES
SB 862 (AS SIGNED BY GOVERNOR)
PDF Document Version – SB 862 (64 Pages): 
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_862_bill_20140617_enrolled.pdf
PREVIOUS ACTION 06/15/2014: PASSED by Assembly 53 to 23. PASSED by State Senate 22-12. Sent to Governor June 19th 1 PM.
LATEST ACTION 06/20/2014: SIGNED by Governor.
CDCAN COMMENT: This bill includes provisions dealing with LIHEAP (Low Income Heating and Energy Assistance Program)



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