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APPROPRIATIONS – ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY DEPARTMENT – Appropriates $66,430,500 to the Department of Environmental Quality for fiscal year 2014; limits the number of full-time equivalent positions to 360; transfers $1.5 million from the Water Pollution Control Fund to the Environmental Remediation Fund; expresses legislative intent regarding certain environmental remediation and uses of the Water Pollution Control Fund; and provides guidance for employee compensation.
  03/05 Introduced, read first time, referred to JRA for Printing  
  03/06 Reported Printed; Filed for Second Reading  
  03/07 Read second time; Filed for Third Reading  
  03/08 U.C. to hold place on third reading calendar until Monday, March 11, 2013  
  03/11 Read Third Time in Full – PASSED - 38-29-3
AYES – Agidius, Anderson(01), Anderson(31), Anderst, Andrus, Bell, Bolz, Burgoyne, Chew, Clow, Denney, Erpelding, Eskridge, Gannon, Hartgen, Henderson, Holtzclaw, Horman, Kauffman, King, Kloc, Meline, Miller, Packer, Pence, Ringo, Romrell, Rusche, Smith, Thompson, Trujillo, VanOrden, Ward-Engelking, Wills, Wood(27), Woodings, Youngblood, Mr. Speaker
NAYS – Barbieri, Barrett, Bateman, Batt, Boyle, Collins, Crane, Dayley, DeMordaunt, Gestrin, Hancey, Harris, Hixon, Loertscher, Luker, McMillan, Mendive, Monks, Morse, Moyle, Nielsen, Palmer, Patterson, Perry, Shepherd, Sims, Stevenson, Vander Woude, Wood(35)
Absent and excused – Gibbs, Malek, Raybould
Floor Sponsor - Miller
Title apvd - to Senate
  03/12 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  
  03/13 Read second time; filed for Third Reading  
  03/14 Read third time in full – PASSED - 30-4-1
AYES – Bair, Bayer, Bock, Brackett, Buckner-Webb, Davis, Durst, Fulcher, Goedde, Guthrie, Hagedorn, Heider, Hill, Johnson, Keough, Lacey, Lodge, Martin, McKenzie, Mortimer, Patrick, Pearce, Schmidt, Siddoway, Stennett, Thayn, Tippets, Vick, Werk, Winder
NAYS – Lakey, Nonini, Nuxoll, Rice
Absent and excused – Cameron
Floor Sponsor - Johnson
Title apvd - to House
  03/15 Returned from Senate Passed; to JRA for Enrolling  
  03/18 Reported Enrolled; Signed by Speaker; Transmitted to Senate  
  03/19 Received from the House enrolled/signed by Speaker  
  Signed by President; returned to House  
  03/20 Returned Signed by the President; Ordered Transmitted to Governor  
  03/21 Delivered to Governor at 11 a.m. on March 20, 2013  
  Reported Signed by Governor on March 21, 2013
    Session Law Chapter 125
    Effective: 07/01/2013