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TBI Brain Injury Trust Fund Sources

Task B ~ Brain Injury Trust Fund Sources

1. Review trust funds in other states in terms of function, budget and source of funds
2. Identify potential sources of revenue for funding a trust in Oregon
3. Draft legislation to establish trust

Task B Materials/Background info and examples from other states and agencies-in binder

    1. Survey of State Programs to Finance Rehabilitation and Community Services for Individuals with Brain Injury

    2. Summary of Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Trust Funds

    3. Oregon SB 1183 for a TBI Trust Fund

    4. Oregon SB 904 (similar bill to SB 1183 in the 2001 legislature)

    5. Brain Injury Association Spending Study ~ May 2000

    6. Trust Fund Legislation sample

    7. National Conference of State Legislators Funding TBI Services

    8. Board of Trustees of the Children

    9. Quad Brain/spinal-cord injury trust fund

    10. Arizona Trust Fund Information

    11. Colorado Trust Fund HB 1281 ColoradoTrustFundHB1281_00Statute.pdf

    12. Florida SB 388 ~ Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Trust Fund

    13. Georgia HR 266 ~ DUI, penalties allocate to Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Trust Fund

    14. Georgia Amendment No. 3 info ~ Creation if Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Trust Fund

    15. State of Illinois legislation HB 1385

    16. Kentucky TBI Trust Fund

    17. Kentucky legislature HB299

    18. Louisiana Traumatic Head and Spinal Cord Injury Trust Fund Program

    19. Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission ~ TBI Trust fund info

    20. Mississippi Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Trust Fund

    21. Nebraska Trust Fund legislation

    22. New Jersey Trust Fund Legislation

    23. State of Washington legislation HB 2778

    25. West Virginia TBI Trust Fund, State Plan for TBI, and court cost info

    25. DUI fines - Illinois

    26. DUI Information -statistics and fines- New England States (VT, MA, NH, NY)

    27. Vermont DUI information VT_DUI_citations_and_info.pdf

    28. Listing of additional resources available via internet

    Additional Internet Links:

    Evaluating State Traumatic Brain Injury Trust Fund Legislation: Some Questions to Consider tfquestions.pdf

    History of Federal Legislation Impacting Individuals with Disabilities history_of_federal_legislation.htm

    Maryland Civil Rights Coalition for People with Disabilities Report MD_Civil_Rights_Coaltion_response.pdf

    Olmstead and TBI olmsteadandtbi.pdf

    Oregon Medicaid Plan http://www.hcfa.gov/medicaid/stateplan/toc.asp?state=OR

    Oregon Public Finance Basic Facts 2001-Legislative Revenue Office pubfinance1-01.pdf

    State Responses to Olmstead Decision stateresponses2olms.pdf

    BEA Systems' CEO Bill Coleman has donated $250 million to create an institute devoted to improving the lives of People with Cognitive Disabilities http://www.businessweek.com/bwdaily/dnflash/feb2001/nf20010228_248.htm

The Governor's Task Force on Traumatic Brain Injury is supported by grant number 1 H21MC00043-01 from the Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau.
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