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H0501......................................................by STATE AFFAIRS GOVERNMENT BOARDS - Amends existing law to provide for no personal liability in certain instances for individuals serving on governing boards of governmental units, boards or agencies or of governmental corporations. 01/20 House intro - 1st rdg - to printing 01/21 Rpt prt - to St Aff 01/28 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg 01/29 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg 02/03 Ret'd to St Aff
]]]] LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO ]]]] Fifty-seventh Legislature Second Regular Session - 2004 IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES HOUSE BILL NO. 501 BY STATE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE 1 AN ACT 2 RELATING TO CIVIL LIABILITY; AMENDING CHAPTER 9, TITLE 6, IDAHO CODE, BY THE 3 ADDITION OF A NEW SECTION 6-930, IDAHO CODE, TO PROVIDE FOR NO PERSONAL 4 LIABILITY IN CERTAIN INSTANCES FOR INDIVIDUALS SERVING ON GOVERNING BOARDS 5 OF GOVERNMENTAL UNITS, BOARDS OR AGENCIES OR OF GOVERNMENTAL CORPORATIONS; 6 AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY. 7 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho: 8 SECTION 1. That Chapter 9, Title 6, Idaho Code, be, and the same is 9 hereby amended by the addition thereto of a NEW SECTION, to be known and des- 10 ignated as Section 6-930, Idaho Code, and to read as follows: 11 6-930. NO PERSONAL LIABILITY FOR INDIVIDUALS SERVING ON GOVERNING BOARDS 12 OF GOVERNMENTAL UNITS, BOARDS OR AGENCIES OR OF GOVERNMENTAL CORPORATIONS. 13 Individuals constituting the members or officers of the governing boards of 14 governmental units, boards or agencies or of governmental corporations shall 15 not be personally liable in his or her private capacity for or on account of 16 any act performed or contract entered into in an official capacity in good 17 faith and without intent to defraud, in connection with the administration or 18 affairs of said governmental units, boards or agencies or of governmental cor- 19 porations. Such an individual may be designated a party to a civil action only 20 as permitted by the Idaho rules of civil procedure. 21 SECTION 2. An emergency existing therefor, which emergency is hereby 22 declared to exist, this act shall be in full force and effect on and after its 23 passage and approval.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE RS 13519 The purpose of this legislation is to ascertain that individuals constituting the members or officers of governing boards of governmental units, boards and agencies or of governmental corporations shall not be personally liable in his or her private capacity for or account of any act performed or contract entered into in an official capacity. FISCAL IMPACT None Contact Name: Rep. Bill Deal Phone: 208/332-1000 STATEMENT OF PURPOSE/FISCAL NOTE H 501