2004 Interim Committees and Task Forces


Energy Interim Committee -- HCR 9

Sen. Brent Hill, Co-chair Rep. George Eskridge, Co-chair
Sen. Joe Stegner Rep. Bert Stevenson
Sen. Laird Noh Rep. Maxine Bell
Sen. Sheila Sorensen Rep. Steve Smylie
Sen. Elliot Werk Rep. Charles Cuddy

Staff: Mike Nugent, Caralee Lambert, Toni Hobbs

Meeting Minutes:
January 15, 2004
Idaho Published Avoided Cost Rates
January 22, 2004
June 2, 2004
September 1, 2004
November 15, 2004

Final Report


Expanded Natural Resources Interim Committee -- HCR 56 (2004)

Sen. Laird Noh, Co-chair Rep. Dell Raybould, Co-chair
Sen. Robert Geddes Rep. Bert Stevenson
Sen. Stan Williams Rep. JoAn Wood
Sen. Don Burtenshaw Rep. Mike Moyle
Sen. Dean Cameron Rep. Jack Barraclough
Sen. Joe Stegner Rep. Scott Bedke
Sen. Skip Brandt Rep. George Eskridge
Sen. Clint Stennett Rep. Charles Cuddy
Sen. Bert Marley Rep. Wendy Jaquet

Ad Hoc Advisory Members

Sen. Gary Schroeder Rep. Doug Jones
Sen. John Andreason Rep. Maxine Bell
Sen. Shawn Keough Rep. Wayne Meyer
Sen. Brad Little Rep. Tim Ridinger
Sen. Brent Hill Rep. Lawerence Denney
Sen. Tom Gannon Rep. Larry Bradford
Sen. Dick Compton Rep. Darrell Bolz
Sen. Marti Calabretta Rep. Pete Nielsen
  Rep. Eulalie Langford
  Rep. George Sayler

Staff: Katharine Gerrity, Caralee Lambert, Jeff Youtz, Ray Houston, Toni Hobbs

Additional information is available at the IDWR website:
Natural Resources - Water Supply & Management Issues

 

Assessment of Relative Economic Consequences of Curtailment

of Eastern Snake Plain Aquifer Ground Water Irrigation Rights

(February 2005)

 

Meeting Minutes:
April 9, 2004
May 6, 2004
May 6, 2004 - Addendum
June 3, 2004
July 7, 2004
August 5, 2004
September 2, 2004
October 14, 2004
November 29, 2004

Quarterly Reports:
June 2004

Other Materials:
Snake River Plain Model Upgrade
Snake River Plain Model Upgrade Presentation
Understanding Ground Water Modeling
Understanding Ground Water Modeling Presentation
Climate Change in Idaho Presentation
Spokane Valley - Rathdrum Prairie Aquifer Presentation
Hydrologic Conditions - Palouse Aquifer Presentation
Mountain Home Plateau Presenation
Snake River Plain Model Upgrade Presentation

Special Working Groups:

 
Agendas
Minutes
Other Materials
North Idaho Aquifer June 28
July 22
August 24
April 21, 2004
May 28, 2004
July 22, 2004
August 20, 2004
Handouts:
Hydrologic Project MOU
Hydrologic Project Scope of Work
GWMA Order
PBAC Summary

Presentations:
Ralston (ppt)
Harrington (ppt)

Notes:
June 28, 2004
Treasure Valley Aquifer July 20
August 24
November 22
April 20, 2004
May 28, 2004
August 24, 2004
October 26, 2004
Report:
May 28, 2004
Mountain Home Aquifer June 15
July 16
September 14
October 13
November 10
December 6
April 27, 2004
May 19, 2004
June 15, 2004
July 16, 2004
September 14, 2004
October 13, 2004
November 10, 2004
December 6, 2004
Reports:
June 15, 2004
July 16, 2004
September 14, 2004
October 13, 2004
November 10, 2004
December 06, 2004
Final Report
Bear River TBA April 27, 2004 Handouts:
Lake Operation
Bear River Hydrology
GWMA Order
GWMA Mgmt Plan

Presentation:
Clark (ppt)
Eastern Snake Plain Aquifer (ESPA) June 24
August 2
October 13
December 8
April 22, 2004
May 21, 2004
June 24, 2004
August 2, 2004
September 27, 2004
October 13, 2004
December 8, 2004

Presentation:
Grant Program (ppt)

Water Management Study Group (ESPA) June 16
August 10
August 10 Presentations:
Thousand Springs
Parameters for ESPA Settlement
CREP Proposal
Utah GSWC Program
Implementation Study Group (ESPA) TBA    


Natural Resources Interim Committee -- SCR 103 (2003)

Sen. Laird Noh, Co-chair Rep. Dell Raybould, Co-chair
Sen. Don Burtenshaw Rep. Lawerence Denney
Sen. John Andreason Rep. Bert Stevenson
Sen. Stan Williams Rep. JoAn Wood
Sen. Clint Stennett Rep. Charles Cuddy

Staff: Katharine Gerrity, Caralee Lambert, Jeff Youtz, Ray Houston, Toni Hobbs

Meeting Minutes:
April 13, 2004
May 17, 2004

Final Report


Judicial Elections Interim Committee -- SCR 116

Charge: To study campaign financing for judicial elections, including possible funding limitations, disclosure and reporting requirements for individuals and interest groups, timing and frequency of reporting, and enforcement and penalties.

Sen. Denton Darrington, Co-chair Rep. Debbie Field, Co-chair
Sen. Bart Davis Rep. Leon Smith
Sen. Curt McKenzie Rep. Richard Wills
Sen. Dick Compton Rep. Robert Ring
Sen. Mike Burkett Rep. Donna Boe

Staff: Caralee Lambert, Susan Bennion, Katharine Gerrity, Charmi Arregui


Guardianship/Conservatorship Interim Committee -- HCR 50

Sen. Bart Davis, Co-chair Rep. Debbie Field, Co-chair
Sen. Patti Anne Lodge Rep. Leon Smith
Sen. Dick Compton Rep. Sharon Block
Sen. Bert Marley Rep. Allen Andersen

Staff: Katharine Gerrity, Caralee Lambert, Toni Hobbs

Meeting Minutes:
July 13, 2004
August 10, 2004
October 19, 2004
November 19, 2004

Final Report


Public Transportation and Air Quality Interim Committee -- SCR 132

Sen. Curt McKenzie, Co-chair Rep. JoAn Wood, Co-chair
Sen. Hal Bunderson Rep. Dolores Crow
Sen. John Andreason Rep. Ann Rydalch
Sen. Stan Williams Rep. Gary Collins
Sen. John Goedde Rep. Clifford Bayer
Sen. Marti Calabretta Rep. David Langhorst
Sen. Elliot Werk Rep. Elaine Smith

Staff: Maureen Ingram, Susan Bennion, Charmi Arregui

Meeting Minutes:
August 3, 2004
September 14, 2004
November 30, 2004

Final Report


Idaho Council on Indian Affairs -- Idaho Code, Section 67-4004

Rep. Hilde Kellogg, Chair Nancy Murillo, Vice-Chair, Shoshone-Bannock Tribes
Sen. Joe Stegner Chief J. Allan, Coeur d'Alene Tribe
Sen. Marti Calabretta Gary Aitken, Sr., Kootenai Tribe
Rep. Joseph Cannon Jerrid Weaskus, Nez Perce Tribe
Lance Giles, Office of the Governor Terry Gibson, Shoshone-Paiute Tribes

Staff: Caralee Lambert, Mike Nugent, Charmi Arregui

Council By-laws

Meeting Minutes:
March 11, 2004
June 10, 2004
September 16, 2004 - revised


Health Care Task Force/High-Risk Reinsurance Pool Oversight Committee -- Idaho Code, Section 41-5502

Charge: To ask and find answers for the unprecedented increases in health insurance premiums; to determine a method of limiting the assessments that may be imposed on carriers providing reinsurance by way of excess or stop-loss coverage and on carriers selling insurance in the individual market; to review options regarding initially limiting enrollment of the Individual High-Risk Reinsurance Pool in order to preserve the financial integrity of the pool.

Sen. Dean Cameron, Co-chair Rep. Bill Deal, Co-chair
Sen. Sheila Sorensen Rep. Max Black
Sen. Joe Stegner Rep. Kathie Garrett
Sen. John Goedde Rep. Gary Collins
Sen. Fred Kennedy Rep. Margaret Henbest

Staff: Caralee Lambert, Susan Bennion, Toni Hobbs

Meeting Minutes:
January 15, 2004
February 23, 2004


FY 2006 Joint Millennium Fund Committee -- Idaho Code, Section 67-1804

Charge: To make recommendations to the Legislature regarding the use of moneys in the Idaho Millennium Income Fund

Sen. Denton Darrington, Co-chair Rep. Dennis Lake, Co-chair
Sen. Dean Cameron Rep. Janice McGeachin
Sen. Patti Anne Lodge Rep. Jim Clark
Sen. Bert Marley Rep. Elmer Martinez
Sen. Fred Kennedy Rep. Margaret Henbest

Staff: Matt Freeman, Maureen Ingram, Lisa Kauffman