Governor Proposes Using Tobacco Settlement Money to Remove People with Developmental Disabilities from Waiting List

Date: 10.05.16

LITTLE ROCK -From 500 to 900 people with developmental disabilities would move off the current waiting list and receive home-based or community-based services under a plan announced by the governor. He proposed allocating about $8.5 million from the state's tobacco settlement revenue to provide the services and shorten the waiting list, which now has about 3,000 people on it. Under the formula ... Read More
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Arkansas Senate
2016-10-05 00:00:00
LITTLE ROCK -From 500 to 900 people with developmental disabilities would move off the current waiting list and receive home-based or community-based services under a plan announced by the governor. He proposed allocating about $8.5 million from t...