2009 Legislation
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APPROPRIATIONS – DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND WELFARE – MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES – Appropriates $36,185,700 to the Department of Health and Welfare for Mental Health Services for fiscal year 2010; limits the number of full-time equivalent positions for the Children’s Mental Health Program and the Adult Mental Health Program to 335.59; appropriates additional moneys to the Department of Health and Welfare for the Children’s Mental Health Program for fiscal year 2009; reduces the appropriation to the Department of Health and Welfare for the Children’s Mental Health Program for fiscal year 2009; provides that the State Controller shall make General Fund transfers; provides that the State Controller shall make transfers from the Drug Court, Mental Health Court and Family Court Services Fund; directs an interagency payment for a juvenile detention clinicians contract; limits the transfer of trustee and benefit payments; provides legislative intent with regard to Children’s Mental Health contract treatment services; directs a report relating to Children’s Mental Health Day treatment services; provides legislative intent on personnel costs; directs salary reductions; directs the use of certain moneys in the Community Mental Health Grant Program; provides legislative intent for the education stipend for the Department of Health and Welfare employees; allows the transfer between personnel costs and operating expenditures; and provides legislative intent on personnel costs.
  04/15 Introduced, read first time, referred to JRA for Printing  
  04/16 Reported Printed; Filed for Second Reading  
  04/17 Read second time; Filed for Third Reading  
  04/20 Read Third Time in Full – PASSED - 53-13-4
AYES – Anderson, Andrus, Bayer, Bedke, Bell, Bilbao, Block, Boe, Bolz, Boyle, Chadderdon, Chew, Collins, Crane, Eskridge, Gibbs, Hart, Hartgen, Henderson, Jaquet, Jarvis, King, Kren, Labrador, Lake, Luker, Marriott, Mathews, McGeachin, Moyle, Nonini, Palmer, Patrick, Pence, Raybould, Ringo, Roberts, Ruchti, Sayler, Shepherd(02), Shepherd(08), Shirley, Simpson, Smith(24), Stevenson, Takasugi, Thayn, Thompson, Trail, Wills, Wood(27), Wood(35), Mr. Speaker
NAYS – Barrett, Burgoyne, Chavez, Cronin, Durst, Hagedorn, Harwood, Higgins, Loertscher, Pasley-Stuart, Rusche, Schaefer, Smith(30)
Absent and excused – Black, Clark, Killen, Nielsen
Floor Sponsor - McGeachin
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  
  04/21 Read second time; filed for Third Reading  
  04/22 Read third time in full – PASSED - 33-0-2
AYES – Andreason, Bair, Bilyeu, Bock, Brackett, Broadsword, Cameron, Coiner, Corder, Darrington, Davis, Fulcher, Geddes, Goedde, Hammond, Heinrich, Hill, Jorgenson, Kelly, Keough, LeFavour, Lodge, McGee, McKague, McKenzie, Mortimer, Pearce, Sagness(Malepeai), Schroeder, Smyser, Stegner, Werk, Winder
NAYS – None
Absent and excused – Siddoway, Thorson(Stennett)
Floor Sponsor - LeFavour
Title apvd - to House
  04/23 Returned from Senate Passed; to JRA for Enrolling  
  04/24 Reported Enrolled; Signed by Speaker; Transmitted to Senate  
  04/27 Received from the House enrolled/signed by Speaker  
  Signed by President; returned to House  
  04/28 Returned Signed by the President; Ordered Transmitted to Governor  
  Delivered to Governor at 11:10 a.m. on April 28, 2009  
  04/30 Reported Signed by Governor on April 30, 2009
    Session Law Chapter 263
    Effective: 04/30/09 Sections 3, 4 & 12;
07/01/09 All other sections