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Emergency Services and Acute Mental Health Care Retained Revenue  
   5047-0002   The department of mental health is hereby authorized to expend for continuing care services an amount not to exceed $4,500,000 from federal reimbursement collected for services rendered in emergency programs and acute inpatient and diversionary settings; provided, that notwithstanding the provisions of any general or special law to the contrary, for the purpose of accommodating timing discrepancies between the receipt of retained revenues and related expenditures, the department may incur expenses and the comptroller may certify for payment amounts not to exceed the lower of this authorization or the most recent revenue estimate therefor as reported in the state accounting system 4,500,000 4,500,000