00 CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 167(HES)
01 "An Act relating to grants for alcoholism and drug abuse programs; and providing for
02 an effective date."
03 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA:
04 * Section 1. AS 47.30.475(c) is amended to read:
05 (c) Grants shall be awarded in a ratio of 75  percent state money to 25 
06 percent community money for the costs of providing staff and limited improvement,
07 renovation, or new construction of facilities for alcohol or drug detoxification,
08 rehabilitation, or "half-way house" care. The department may waive all or part of the
09 requirement that state money be matched by community money if the department
10 finds that community money is unavailable and waiver of the requirement is in the
11 best interests of the state. A grant for improving, renovating, or constructing may not
12 exceed $50,000 except when there is a lack of applicants for available money and then
13 only with the approval of the Advisory Board on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse. The
14 department is not required to award all money available under this program, or the full
01 percentages specified in this subsection, when another source of money is available or
02 could reasonably be made available to the applicant.
03 * Sec. 2. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by adding a new section to
05 TRANSITION. Notwithstanding AS 47.30.475(c), as amended by sec. 1 of this Act,
06 before July 1, 2004, the grants awarded under AS 47.30.475 shall be awarded in a ratio of 82
07 and one-half percent state money to 17 and one-half percent community money.
08 * Sec. 3. This Act takes effect July 1, 2003.