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HOUSE BILL NO. 60
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RIVER BED LEASING - Amends existing law relating to mineral rights on state
lands to provide that certain provisions authorizing the leasing of the
beds of the navigable rivers in Idaho shall apply to deposits in their
natural state, dumps and tailings.
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AYES -- Andrus, Barrett, Bayer, Bedke, Bilbao, Block, Bolz, Bradford,
Cannon, Collins, Crow, Deal, Denney, Edmunson, Ellsworth, Field(18),
Field(23), Garrett, Hart, Harwood, Loertscher, Mathews, McGeachin,
McKague, Miller, Moyle, Nielsen, Nonini, Raybould, Roberts, Rydalch,
Sali, Schaefer, Shepherd(2), Shepherd(8), Shirley, Snodgrass,
NAYS -- Anderson, Barraclough, Bastian, Boe, Chadderdon, Clark,
Eskridge, Henbest, Henderson, Jaquet, Jones, Kemp, Lake, LeFavour,
Martinez, Mitchell, Pasley-Stuart, Pence, Ring, Ringo, Rusche,
Sayler, Skippen, Smith(30), Smith(24), Smylie, Trail, Wills
Absent and excused -- Bell, Black, Mr. Speaker
Floor Sponsor - Harwood
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]]]] LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO ]]]]
Fifty-eighth Legislature First Regular Session - 2005
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
HOUSE BILL NO. 60
BY HARWOOD COMMITTEE
1 AN ACT
2 RELATING TO MINERAL RIGHTS IN STATE LANDS; AMENDING SECTION 47-716, IDAHO
3 CODE, TO PROVIDE THAT CERTAIN PROVISIONS AUTHORIZING THE LEASING OF THE
4 BEDS OF THE NAVIGABLE RIVERS IN IDAHO SHALL APPLY TO DEPOSITS IN THEIR
5 NATURAL STATE, DUMPS AND TAILINGS.
6 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho:
7 SECTION 1. That Section 47-716, Idaho Code, be, and the same is hereby
8 amended to read as follows:
9 47-716. APPLICABLE ONLY TO DEPOSITS IN NATURAL STATE APPLICATION. The
10 provisions of this chapter authorizing the leasing of the beds of the naviga-
11 ble rivers in the state of Idaho shall apply only to deposits in their natural
12 state, and shall not apply to dumps, and to tailings.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE
The purpose of this legislation is to change Idaho Code 47-716,
allowing the leasing of beds of navigable rivers.
The State could potential save millions of dollars and could generate
taxes on millions of dollars.
Name: Representative Harwood
Phone: 208 332 1000
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE/FISCAL NOTE H 60