S1292............................................................by FINANCE APPROPRIATIONS - AGRICULTURE DEPARTMENT - Appropriating an additional $157,400 to the Department of Agriculture for Plant Industries for fiscal year 2002. 01/16 Senate intro - 1st rdg - to printing 01/17 Rpt prt - to Fin Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg 01/18 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg 01/21 3rd rdg - PASSED - 32-0-3 AYES -- Andreason, Boatright, Brandt, Bunderson, Burtenshaw, Cameron, Darrington, Davis, Deide, Dunklin(Pasley-Stuart), Frasure, Geddes, Goedde, Hawkins, Ingram, Ipsen(Messinger), Keough, King-Barrutia, Little, Lodge, Marley, Noh, Richardson, Risch, Sandy, Sims, Sorensen, Stegner, Stennett, Thorne, Wheeler, Williams NAYS -- None Absent and excused -- Branch, Hill, Schroeder Floor Sponsor - Burtenshaw Title apvd - to House 01/21 House intro - 1st rdg - to 2nd rdg 01/22 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg 01/28 3rd rdg - PASSED - 66-2-2 AYES -- Aikele, Barraclough, Barrett, Bell, Bieter, Black, Block, Boe, Bolz, Bradford, Bruneel, Callister, Campbell, Clark, Collins, Crow, Cuddy, Deal, Denney, Ellis, Ellsworth, Eskridge, Field(13), Field(20), Gagner, Gould, Hadley, Hammond, Henbest, Higgins, Hornbeck, Jaquet, Jones, Kellogg, Kendell, Kunz, Lake, Langford, Loertscher, Mader, Martinez, McKague, Meyer, Montgomery, Mortensen, Moyle, Pearce, Pischner, Pomeroy, Raybould, Ridinger, Roberts, Robison, Schaefer, Sellman, Shepherd, Smith(33), Smith(23), Smylie, Stevenson, Stone, Tilman, Trail, Wheeler, Young, Mr. Speaker NAYS -- Harwood, Sali Absent and excused -- Bedke, Wood Floor Sponsor - Field(20) Title apvd - to Senate 01/29 To enrol 01/30 Rpt enrol - Pres signed 01/31 Sp signed 02/01 To Governor 02/05 Governor signed Session Law Chapter 2 Effective: 02/05/02
|||| LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO |||| Fifty-sixth Legislature Second Regular Session - 2002 IN THE SENATE SENATE BILL NO. 1292 BY FINANCE COMMITTEE 1 AN ACT 2 APPROPRIATING ADDITIONAL MONEYS TO THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE FOR FISCAL 3 YEAR 2002; PROVIDING TRANSFERS TO THE PEST CONTROL DEFICIENCY FUND; AND 4 DECLARING AN EMERGENCY. 5 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho: 6 SECTION 1. In addition to the appropriation made in Section 1, Chapter 7 246, Laws of 2001, there is hereby appropriated to the Department of Agricul- 8 ture the following amounts to be expended for the designated program according 9 to the designated expense classes from the listed fund for the period July 1, 10 2001, through June 30, 2002: 11 PLANT INDUSTRIES: 12 FOR: 13 Personnel Costs $ 45,600 14 Operating Expenditures 111,800 15 Total $157,400 16 FROM: 17 Pest Control Deficiency Fund $157,400 18 SECTION 2. The State Controller shall make cash transfers from the Gen- 19 eral Fund to the Pest Control Deficiency Fund, at the request of the Director 20 of the Department of Agriculture, not to exceed $157,400, for the period July 21 1, 2001, through June 30, 2002. 22 SECTION 3. An emergency existing therefor, which emergency is hereby 23 declared to exist, this act shall be in full force and effect on and after its 24 passage and approval.
|Statement of Purpose|
This bill provides $157,400 additional fiscal year 2002 funding to the Department of Agriculture for pest control from the General Fund.
Idaho Code §22-2108 provides that the state board of examiners may issue deficiency warrants of up to $500,000 against the General Fund, on behalf of the Department of Agriculture, to suppress agricultural pests on state and private lands. The actual calendar year 2001 costs through October were $115,900 for grasshopper and Mormon cricket monitoring and treatment, $9,900 for gypsy moth survey, $400 for Karnal Bunt analysis, and $31,200 for exotic pest survey (apple maggot, cereal leaf beetle, Japanese beetle, etc) totaling $157,400.
Contact: Ray Houston 334-4741
Legislative Services Office, Budget & Policy Analysis
|Statement of Purpose/Fiscal Note||Bill No. S1292|