EARLY LEARNING; EARLY LEARNING SERVICES (Program)Governor's Recommendations
2022-23
Current Year Budget
2021-22
Difference
DollarsPositionsDollarsPositionsDollarsPositions
$1,432,242,40498.00$1,914,228,45798.00($481,986,053)0.00
 

 
Policy Area:  EARLY LEARNING
Issue:            SCHOOL READINESS WAITLIST

Justification
Governor's Recommendations 2022-23
The Governor's Budget Recommendation for Fiscal Year 2022-23 includes the restoration of nonrecurring Child Care and Development Block Grant Trust Fund budget authority provided in Fiscal Year 2021-22 to maintain prior year funding of $72 million. Funding will be used to expand school readiness services to families currently on a school readiness wait list.