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More Cuts Prescribed for FY 2012 in Joint Legislative Budget Committee Recommendation

December 4th, 2010

Recently, the Joint Legislative Budget Committee (JLBC) released its budget recommendation for Fiscal Year 2012. The JLBC, which includes legislative leaders from both the House and Senate, releases a recommendation each year that is used as the starting point for debates about appropriations in the legislative session. State revenue collections have not yet recovered from the recent recession and with most federal stimulus funds for state governments ended, the FY 2012 brings more cuts for state agencies. Read the brief here.