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H0193...................................................by LOCAL GOVERNMENT PORT DISTRICTS - Amends existing law to provide that port districts may be established in any county. 02/09 House intro - 1st rdg - to printing 02/10 Rpt prt - to Loc Gov
|||| LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO |||| Fifty-fifth Legislature First Regular Session - 1999 IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES HOUSE BILL NO. 193 BY LOCAL GOVERNMENT COMMITTEE 1 AN ACT 2 RELATING TO PORT DISTRICTS; AMENDING SECTION 70-1101, IDAHO CODE, TO PROVIDE 3 THAT PORT DISTRICTS MAY BE ESTABLISHED IN ANY COUNTY. 4 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho: 5 SECTION 1. That Section 70-1101, Idaho Code, be, and the same is hereby 6 amended to read as follows: 7 70-1101. PORT DISTRICTS AUTHORIZED -- OBJECTS AND PURPOSES. Port dis- 8 tricts are hereby authorized for the acquirement, construction, maintenance, 9 operation, development and regulation of harbor improvements, land and water 10 transfer and terminal facilities, industrial development, and other develop- 11 ment, facilities, and services, reasonably incident to a modern, efficient 12 and competitive port, and may be established under this act in any county 13 . bordering upon any continuous waterway system, limited to the14 port area, which will float commercial tug and barge vehicles to ports handl-15 ing transoceanic traffic, as in this act provided.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE RS 08598 The purpose of this legislation is to allow any county in Idaho to form a port district within its boundaries, for the purpose of economic development, job growth and diversification. FISCAL NOTE There is no fiscal impact to the general fund. CONTACT: Rep Dan Mader 332-1000 STATEMENT OF PURPOSE/ FISCAL NOTE Bill No. H 193