2009 Legislation
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APPROPRIATIONS – COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITIES – Appropriates $408,210,000 to the State Board of Education and the Board of Regents of the University of Idaho for Boise State University, Idaho State University, University of Idaho, Lewis-Clark State College, and for the Office of the State Board of Education for fiscal year 2010; provides legislative intent that certain amounts appropriated be used by the Office of the State Board of Education for statewide programs; provides intent regarding a tracking and reporting system for faculty and staff turnover; reappropriates certain unexpended and unencumbered balances; provides for the transfer of certain funds; provides legislative intent on personnel costs; and directs salary reductions.
  04/13 Introduced; read first time; referred to JR for Printing  
  Reported Printed; referred to Finance  
  Reported out of Committee with Do Pass Recommendation; Filed for second reading  
  04/14 Rules Suspended – PASSED - 34-1-0
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), Siddoway, Smyser, Stegner, Thorson(Stennett), Werk, Winder
NAYS – Schroeder
Absent and excused – None
Floor Sponsor - Bilyeu
Title apvd - to House
  04/15 Received from the Senate, Filed for First Reading  
  Read First Time, Filed for Second Reading  
  04/16 Read second time; Filed for Third Reading  
  04/17 U.C. to hold place on third reading calendar until Monday, April 20, 2009  
  04/20 Read Third Time in Full – PASSED - 51-15-4
AYES – Anderson, Andrus, Bayer, Bedke, Bell, Bilbao, Block, Boe, Bolz, Boyle, Chadderdon, Chavez, Chew, Collins, Crane, Cronin, Eskridge, Gibbs, Hartgen, Henderson, Jaquet, Jarvis, King, Kren, Labrador, Lake, Luker, Marriott, Mathews, McGeachin, Nonini, Patrick, Pence, Raybould, Ringo, Roberts, Ruchti, Rusche, Sayler, Shepherd(02), Shepherd(08), Shirley, Simpson, Smith(30), Smith(24), Stevenson, Takasugi, Thompson, Wills, Wood(27), Mr. Speaker
NAYS – Barrett, Burgoyne, Durst, Hagedorn, Hart, Harwood, Higgins, Loertscher, Moyle, Palmer, Pasley-Stuart, Schaefer, Thayn, Trail, Wood(35)
Absent and excused – Black, Clark, Killen, Nielsen
Floor Sponsor - Ringo
Title apvd - to Senate
  Returned From House Passed; referred to enrolling  
  Reported enrolled; signed by President; to House for signature of Speaker  
  04/21 Received from Senate; Signed by Speaker; Returned to Senate  
  Reported signed by the Speaker & ordered delivered to Governor  
  04/22 Reported delivered to Governor at 4:25 p.m. on 04/21/09  
  04/23 Signed by Governor on 04/23/09
    Session Law Chapter 207
    Effective: 04/23/09 Section 7;
07/01/09 All other sections