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H0393.....................................................by APPROPRIATIONS APPROPRIATIONS - Appropriates an additional $1,200,000 to the Supreme Court for drug courts, family court services and mental health courts for fiscal year 2006; appropriates an additional $337,100 to the Department of Health and Welfare for Mental Health Services for fiscal year 2006; provides legislative intent regarding development of treatment options for mental health court participants; and authorizes the Department of Health and Welfare to maximize federal fund participation in the treatment of persons through the mental health courts. 03/29 House intro - 1st rdg - to printing 03/30 Rpt prt - to 2nd rdg Rls susp - PASSED - 66-1-3 AYES -- Anderson, Andrus, Barraclough, Barrett, Bastian, Bayer, Bell, Bilbao, Black, Block, Boe, Bolz, Bradford, Cannon, Chadderdon, Clark, Collins, Crow, Deal, Denney, Edmunson, Ellsworth, Eskridge, Field(18), Field(23), Garrett, Hart, Harwood, Henbest, Henderson, Jaquet, Jones, Kemp, Lake, LeFavour, Loertscher, Martinez, Mathews, McGeachin, Miller, Mitchell, Moyle, Nielsen, Nonini, Pasley-Stuart, Pence, Raybould, Ring, Ringo, Roberts, Rusche, Rydalch, Sali, Sayler, Schaefer, Shepherd(2), Shepherd(8), Shirley, Skippen, Smith(30), Smith(24), Smylie, Snodgrass, Trail, Wood, Mr. Speaker NAYS -- McKague Absent and excused -- Bedke, Stevenson, Wills Floor Sponsor - Henbest Title apvd - to Senate 03/30 Senate intro - 1st rdg - to Fin 03/31 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg Rls susp - PASSED - 34-0-1 AYES -- Andreason, Brandt, Broadsword, Bunderson, Burkett, Burtenshaw, Cameron, Coiner, Compton, Corder, Darrington, Davis, Fulcher, Gannon, Geddes, Goedde, Hill, Jorgenson, Kelly, Keough, Langhorst, Little, Lodge, Malepeai, Marley, McGee, McKenzie, Richardson, Schroeder, Stegner, Stennett, Sweet, Werk, Williams NAYS -- None Absent and excused -- Pearce Floor Sponsor - Cameron Title apvd - to House 03/31 To enrol - Rpt enrol - Sp signed 04/01 Pres signed 04/04 To Governor 04/12 Governor signed Session Law Chapter 366 Effective: 07/01/05
]]]] LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO ]]]] Fifty-eighth Legislature First Regular Session - 2005 IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES HOUSE BILL NO. 393 BY APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE 1 AN ACT 2 APPROPRIATING ADDITIONAL MONEYS TO THE SUPREME COURT FOR DRUG COURTS, FAMILY 3 COURT SERVICES, AND MENTAL HEALTH COURTS FOR FISCAL YEAR 2006; APPROPRIAT- 4 ING ADDITIONAL MONEYS TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND WELFARE FOR COMMU- 5 NITY MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2006; EXPRESSING LEGISLATIVE 6 INTENT WITH REGARD TO AN INTERBRANCH AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE IDAHO SUPREME 7 COURT AND THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND WELFARE; AND AUTHORIZING THE 8 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND WELFARE TO MAXIMIZE FEDERAL FUND PARTICIPATION IN 9 THE TREATMENT OF ELIGIBLE PERSONS THROUGH THE MENTAL HEALTH COURTS. 10 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho: 11 SECTION 1. In addition to any other appropriation provided by law, there 12 is hereby appropriated $1,200,000 from the Court Services Fund to the Supreme 13 Court for drug courts, family court services and mental health courts for the 14 period July 1, 2005, through June 30, 2006. 15 SECTION 2. In addition to any other appropriation provided by law, there 16 is hereby appropriated to the Department of Health and Welfare for Community 17 Mental Health Services the following amounts to be expended according to the 18 designated expense classes from the listed funds for the period July 1, 2005, 19 through June 30, 2006: 20 FOR FOR 21 PERSONNEL OPERATING 22 COSTS EXPENDITURES TOTAL 23 FROM: 24 Court Services Fund $168,700 $ 98,000 $266,700 25 Cooperative Welfare 26 Fund (Federal) 53,100 17,300 70,400 27 TOTAL $221,800 $115,300 $337,100 28 SECTION 3. It is hereby declared to be the intent of the Legislature that 29 the Department of Health and Welfare negotiate and enter into an interbranch 30 agreement with the Idaho Supreme Court concerning the development of treatment 31 options for mental health court participants as funded in Section 2 of this 32 act. Issues that should be covered in the agreement include a description of 33 treatment services, notification and discharge communication, treatment and 34 referral criteria, confidentiality issues, frequency and type of client con- 35 tact, assessment criteria, provisions for periodic review and modification, 36 and other relevant information as determined by the parties. The Department of 37 Health and Welfare shall continue, through its membership on the Drug Court 38 and Mental Health Court Coordinating Committee, as authorized by Section 39 19-5606, Idaho Code, to participate and provide guidance in the decision- 40 making and the formulation of recommendations to the Supreme Court on the 41 statewide implementation of mental health courts. 2 1 SECTION 4. The Department of Health and Welfare is authorized to recog- 2 nize the state funds provided for in this act as part of the statewide cost 3 allocation process, in order to maximize federal fund participation in the 4 treatment of eligible persons through the mental health courts.
|Statement of Purpose|
Appropriates an additional $1,200,000 to the Supreme Court for drug courts, family court services, and mental health courts for fiscal year 2006; appropriates an additional $337,100 to the Department of Health and Welfare for Community Mental Health Services for fiscal year 2006; expresses legislative intent with regard to an interbranch agreement; and authorizes the Department of Health and Welfare to maximize federal fund participation in the treatment of eligible persons through the mental health courts.
Provides an additional appropriation of $1,200,000 from the Court Services Fund to the Supreme Court to expand drug courts, mental health courts, and family court services for fiscal year 2006. It also provides an additional appropriation of $337,100 to the Department of Health and Welfare for Community Mental Health Services for fiscal year 2006. Of this amount for the Department of Health and Welfare, $266,700 is from the Court Services Fund and $70,400 is from the Cooperative Welfare Fund (Federal).
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