Senate BillNo. 115

Introduced by Senator Fuller

January 13, 2015

An act relating to disease prevention, and making an appropriation therefor.


SB 115, as introduced, Fuller. Valley fever.

Existing law establishes the Valley Fever Vaccine Project, administered by the State Department of Public Health and provides for state support and funding of efforts by the project to conduct valley fever vaccine research.

This bill would appropriate $1,000,000 from the General Fund to the department for the 2015-16 fiscal year, for purposes of extending the project.

Vote: 23. Appropriation: yes. Fiscal committee: yes. State-mandated local program: no.

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:

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The sum of one million dollars ($1,000,000) is
2hereby appropriated from the General Fund to the State Department
3of Public Health for the 2015-16 fiscal year, for purposes of valley
4fever vaccine research pursuant to Section 120480 of the Health
5and Safety Code. One hundred thousand dollars ($100,000) shall
6be allocated to the department in the 2015-16 fiscal year for
7purposes of costs associated with the administration of Section
8120480 of the Health and Safety Code.