2016 Legislation
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ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY – Adds to existing law to require public notice and opportunity to comment on tentative decisions by the Department of Environmental Quality regarding Idaho Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (IPDES) permits, to provide for appeals of final decisions and for judicial review, to prohibit conflicts of interest; and to provide that provisions of Idaho’s Environmental Protection and Health Act shall apply to the IPDES Program and to provide for the enforcement of pretreatment standards.
  02/02 Introduced; read first time; referred to JR for Printing  
  02/03 Reported Printed; referred to Resources & Environment  
  02/22 Reported out of Committee with Do Pass Recommendation; Filed for second reading  
  02/23 Read second time; filed for Third Reading  
  02/25 Read third time in full – PASSED - 35-0-0
AYES – Anthon, Bair, Bayer, Brackett, Buckner-Webb, Burgoyne, Davis, Den Hartog, Guthrie, Hagedorn, Harris, Heider, Hill, Johnson, Jordan, Keough, Lacey, Lakey, Lee, Lodge, Martin, McKenzie, Mortimer, Nonini, Nuxoll, Patrick, Rice, Schmidt, Siddoway, Souza, Stennett, Thayn, Vick, Ward-Engelking, Winder
NAYS – None
Absent and excused – None
Floor Sponsor - Bayer
Title apvd - to House
  02/26 Received from the Senate, Filed for First Reading  
  Read First Time, Referred to Environment, Energy & Technology  
  03/09 Reported out of Committee with Do Pass Recommendation, Filed for Second Reading  
  03/10 Read second time; Filed for Third Reading  
  03/11 U.C. to hold place on third reading calendar until Monday, March 14, 2016  
  03/14 Read Third Time in Full – PASSED - 62-3-5
AYES – Anderson, Andrus, Batt, Beyeler, Boyle, Burtenshaw, Chaney, Cheatham, Chew, Clow, Collins, Crane, Dayley, DeMordaunt, Dixon, Erpelding, Gannon, Gestrin, Gibbs, Harris, Hartgen, Hixon, Holtzclaw, Horman, Jordan(Memmott), Kauffman, Kerby, King, Kloc, Loertscher, Luker, Malek, McCrostie, McDonald, McMillan, Mendive, Miller, Monks, Moyle, Nielsen, Nye, Packer, Palmer, Pence, Perry, Raybould, Redman, Romrell, Rubel, Rudolph, Rusche, Sims, Smith, Thompson, Troy, Trujillo, VanOrden, Vander Woude, Wintrow, Wood, Youngblood, Mr. Speaker
NAYS – Barbieri, Nate, Scott
Absent – Anderst, Bateman, Bell, Shepherd, Wills
Floor Sponsor - Chaney
Title apvd - to Senate
  03/15 Returned From House Passed; referred to enrolling  
  Reported enrolled; signed by President; to House for signature of Speaker  
  03/16 Received from Senate; Signed by Speaker; Returned to Senate  
  03/17 Reported signed by the Speaker & ordered delivered to Governor  
  03/18 Reported delivered to Governor at 10:35 a.m. on 03/17/16  
  03/22 Signed by Governor on 03/22/16
    Session Law Chapter 128
    Effective: 07/01/2016