2009 Legislation
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APPROPRIATIONS – DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND WELFARE – DIVISION OF WELFARE – Appropriates $170,016,400 to the Department of Health and Welfare for the Division of Welfare for fiscal year 2010; limits the number of full-time equivalent positions to 631.69; provides that the State Controller shall make transfers from the General Fund; directs that funds for trustee and benefit payments shall not be transferred; reappropriates funding for the cooperative welfare fund; directing appropriations from the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Fund for Headstart Services; appropriates additional funding to the Department of Health and Welfare for fiscal year 2009; authorizes additional full-time equivalent positions; provides legislative intent on the personnel costs; directs salary reductions; directs the Department of Health and Welfare regarding education stipends for the Department of Health and Welfare employees; and allows for transfers between personnel costs and operating expenditures.
  04/14 Introduced, read first time, referred to JRA for Printing  
  04/15 Reported Printed; Filed for Second Reading  
  04/16 Read second time; Filed for Third Reading  
  04/17 Read Third Time in Full – PASSED - 52-13-5
AYES – Anderson, Andrus, Bayer, Bedke, Bell, Bilbao, Block, Boe, Bolz, Boyle, Chadderdon, Chavez, Chew, Collins, Crane, Cronin, Eskridge, Gibbs, Hartgen, Henderson, Jaquet, Jarvis, Killen, King, Kren, Labrador, Lake, Luker, Marriott, Mathews, McGeachin, Moyle, Pasley-Stuart, Patrick, Pence, Raybould, Ringo, Roberts, Ruchti, Rusche, Sayler, Shepherd(02), Shepherd(08), Shirley, Simpson, Smith(30), Smith(24), Stevenson, Thayn, Thompson, Trail, Wood(27)
NAYS – Barrett, Burgoyne, Clark, Durst, Hagedorn, Hart, Harwood, Higgins, Loertscher, Nielsen, Nonini, Palmer, Schaefer
Absent and excused – Black, Takasugi, Wills, Wood(35), Mr. Speaker
Floor Sponsor - Wood
Title apvd - to Senate
  Received from the House passed; filed for first reading  
  Introduced, read first time; referred to: Finance  
  Reported out of Committee with Do Pass Recommendation; Filed for second reading  
  04/20 Rules Suspended – PASSED - 30-1-4
AYES – Andreason, Bair, Bilyeu, Brackett, Broadsword, Cameron, Coiner, Corder, Darrington, Davis, Fulcher, Geddes, Goedde, Hammond, Heinrich, Hill, Jorgenson, Keough, LeFavour, Lodge, McGee, McKague, McKenzie, Mortimer, Sagness(Malepeai), Schroeder, Siddoway, Smyser, Werk, Winder
NAYS – Bock
Absent and excused – Kelly, Pearce, Stegner, Thorson(Stennett)
Floor Sponsor - Broadsword
Title apvd - to House
  04/21 Returned from Senate Passed; to JRA for Enrolling  
  04/22 Reported Enrolled; Signed by Speaker; Transmitted to Senate  
  Received from the House enrolled/signed by Speaker  
  Signed by President; returned to House  
  04/23 Returned Signed by the President; Ordered Transmitted to Governor  
  04/24 Delivered to Governor at 11:05 a.m. on April 23, 2009  
  04/23 Reported Signed by Governor on April 23, 2009
    Session Law Chapter 236
    Effective: 04/23/09 Sections 7, 8 & 10;
07/01/09 All other sections