State agencies filed a total of $1.17 billion in requests for funding over and above the governor's budget caps as part of their "agency requests" budgets.
The details of the so-called "items for special consideration" were released by the budget office Friday and posted on the budget office website at budget.nv.gov
Of that total, $419.25 million would have to come from the General Fund. The majority of the money would be federal funding increases, much of it - particularly in Health and Human Services Department - leveraged by smaller amounts of state cash.
Health and Human Services listed $776.5 million …