2009 Legislation
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APPROPRIATIONS – DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND WELFARE – MEDICAL ASSISTANCE SERVICES – Appropriates $1,507,229,300 to the Department of Health and Welfare for medical assistance services for fiscal year 2010; limits the number of full-time equivalent positions to 283; provides that the State Controller shall make transfers from the General Fund; provides legislative intent for the education stipend for the Department of Health and Welfare employees; allows transfers between personnel costs and operating expenditures; authorizes the expenditure of all receipts collected; authorizes a transfer of certain moneys appropriated for trustee and benefit payments; provides legislative intent for cost containment measures; provides legislative intent on personnel costs; and directs salary reductions.
  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  
  Rules Suspended: Ayes 64 Nays 1 Abs/Excd 5, read three times – PASSED - 40-25-5
AYES – Anderson, Andrus, Bayer, Bedke, Bell, Bilbao, Block, Bolz, Boyle, Chadderdon, Clark, Collins, Crane, Eskridge, Gibbs, Hartgen, Henderson, Jarvis, Kren, Labrador, Lake, Luker, Marriott, Mathews, McGeachin, Moyle, Nielsen, Nonini, Palmer, Patrick, Raybould, Roberts, Shepherd(02), Shepherd(08), Shirley, Simpson, Stevenson, Thayn, Thompson, Wood(27)
NAYS – Barrett, Boe, Burgoyne, Chavez, Chew, Cronin, Durst, Hagedorn, Hart, Harwood, Higgins, Jaquet, Killen, King, Loertscher, Pasley-Stuart, Pence, Ringo, Ruchti, Rusche, Sayler, Schaefer, Smith(30), Smith(24), Trail
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 Read second time; filed for Third Reading  
  04/22 Read third time in full – PASSED - 27-6-2
AYES – Andreason, Bair, Bilyeu, Brackett, Broadsword, Cameron, Coiner, Corder, Darrington, Davis, Fulcher, Geddes, Goedde, Hammond, Heinrich, Hill, Jorgenson, Keough, Lodge, McGee, McKague, McKenzie, Mortimer, Pearce, Smyser, Stegner, Winder
NAYS – Bock, Kelly, LeFavour, Sagness(Malepeai), Schroeder, Werk
Absent and excused – Siddoway, Thorson(Stennett)
Floor Sponsor - Bair
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 264
    Effective: 04/30/09 Section 10;
07/01/09 All other sections