Supplemental Budget Bill Signed By Governor Parson

Governor Mike Parson signs the Fiscal Year 2022 supplemental budget bill that was passed by the General Assembly this (Thursday) morning.

The budget includes a statewide pay plan for state employees, including a 5.5 percent cost of living adjustment.

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Also included is $1.9 billion for local public school districts and nearly $100 million for non-public schools, $444 million for child care services, $219 million for school food programs, and funding for MO HealthNet, including funding to ensure eligibility re-determinations are done in a timely manner.