H0504.....................................................by APPROPRIATIONS APPROPRIATIONS - Directs the transfer of $223,500 to the Pest Control Deficiency Fund; directs the transfer of $11,600,000 to the Fire Suppression Deficiency Fund; and directs the transfer of $297,100 to the Hazardous Substance Emergency Response Fund. 01/21 House intro - 1st rdg - to printing 01/22 Rpt prt - to 2nd rdg 01/23 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg 01/26 3rd rdg - PASSED - 68-0-2 AYES -- Andersen, Barraclough, Barrett, Bauer, Bayer, Bedke, Bell, Black, Block, Boe, Bolz, Bradford, Campbell, Cannon, Clark, Collins, Crow, Cuddy, Deal, Denney, Douglas, Eberle, Edmunson, Ellsworth, Eskridge, Field(18), Field(23), Gagner, Garrett, Harwood, Henbest, Jaquet, Jones, Kellogg, Kulczyk, Lake, Langford, Martinez, McGeachin, McKague, Meyer, Miller, Mitchell, Moyle, Naccarato, Nielsen, Pasley-Stuart, Raybould, Ridinger, Ring, Ringo, Roberts, Robison, Rydalch, Sayler, Schaefer, Shepherd, Shirley, Skippen, Smith(30), Smith(24), Smylie, Snodgrass, Stevenson, Trail, Wills, Wood, Mr. Speaker NAYS -- None Absent and excused -- Langhorst, Sali Floor Sponsor - Field(23) Title apvd - to Senate 01/27 Senate intro - 1st rdg - to Fin 01/28 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg 01/29 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg 02/02 3rd rdg - PASSED - 34-0-1 AYES -- Andreason, Bailey, Brandt, Bunderson, Burkett, Burtenshaw, Calabretta, Cameron, Compton, Darrington, Davis, Gannon, Geddes, Goedde, Hill, Ingram, Kennedy, Keough, Little, Lodge, Malepeai, Marley, McKenzie, McWilliams, Noble, Pearce, Richardson, Schroeder, Sorensen(Sorensen), Stegner, Stennett, Sweet, Werk, Williams NAYS -- None Absent and excused -- Noh Floor Sponsor - Burtenshaw Title apvd - to House 02/03 To enrol 02/04 Rpt enrol - Sp signed 02/05 Pres signed 02/06 To Governor - Governor signed Session Law Chapter 2 Effective: 02/06/04
]]]] LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO ]]]] Fifty-seventh Legislature Second Regular Session - 2004 IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES HOUSE BILL NO. 504 BY APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE 1 AN ACT 2 RELATING TO TRANSFERS OF FUNDS; PROVIDING A TRANSFER OF FUNDS TO THE PEST CON- 3 TROL DEFICIENCY FUND; PROVIDING A TRANSFER OF FUNDS TO THE FIRE SUPPRES- 4 SION DEFICIENCY FUND; PROVIDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS TO THE HAZARDOUS SUB- 5 STANCE EMERGENCY RESPONSE FUND; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY. 6 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho: 7 SECTION 1. The State Controller shall transfer $223,500 from the General 8 Fund to the Pest Control Deficiency Fund. Such moneys shall be used to reim- 9 burse costs incurred by the Plant Industries Program in the Department of 10 Agriculture pursuant to Section 22-2019, Idaho Code. 11 SECTION 2. The State Controller shall transfer $11,600,000 from the Gen- 12 eral Fund to the Fire Suppression Deficiency Fund. Such moneys shall be used 13 to reimburse costs incurred by the Forest and Range Fire Protection Program in 14 the Department of Lands pursuant to Sections 38-131 and 38-131A, Idaho Code. 15 SECTION 3. The State Controller shall transfer $97,100 from the General 16 Fund to the Hazardous Substance Emergency Response Fund. Furthermore, notwith- 17 standing the provisions of Section 39-3630, Idaho Code, the State Controller 18 shall transfer $200,000 from the Water Pollution Control Fund to the Hazardous 19 Substance Emergency Response Fund. Such moneys shall be used to reimburse 20 costs incurred by the Bureau of Hazardous Materials in the Military Division 21 of the Office of the Governor pursuant to Section 39-7110, Idaho Code. 22 SECTION 4. 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|
Idaho Code authorizes the use of deficiency warrants under certain circumstances. The agencies pay the bills and come back to the legislature during the next session for the cash to reimburse those costs. This legislation includes reimbursement for the costs incurred for three purposes. First, it reimburses the Department of Agriculture for fiscal year 2003 costs to suppress and eradicate Mormon crickets on state and private lands. Second, it includes funding to reimburse the Department of Lands costs of fire suppression during the 2003 season. And third, it includes funding to reimburse the Military Division for costs associated with the cleanup of hazardous materials incidents throughout Idaho.
Transfers $223,500 from the General Fund to the Pest Control Deficiency Fund. Transfers $11,600,000 from the General Fund to the Fire Suppression Deficiency Fund. Transfers $97,100 from the General Fund to the Hazardous Substance Emergency Response Fund. Transfers $200,000 from the Water Pollution Control Fund to the Hazardous Substance Emergency Response Fund.
This legislation transfers a total of $12,120,600 to various deficiency warrant funds. Of that amount, $11,920,600 is from the General Fund and $200,000 is from the Water Pollution Control Fund.
Contact: Legislative Services Office
Budget & Policy Analysis
Ray Houston 334-4741
Matt Freeman 334-4740
|Statement of Purpose/Fiscal Note||Bill No. H504|