Pesticides, damage, false reports
PESTICIDES AND CHEMIGATION – Adds to existing law to provide for false reports of damage claims.

RS31123 / H0474

This legislation creates a new section of Idaho Code, 22-3417B, relating to false reporting of pesticide and In recent years, applicators have been subjected to an increasing number of chemigation damage claims. damage claims that have been determined to be false by investigators. This legislation creates a misdemeanor criminal penalty for these types of false claims.

There is no negative impact to the general fund, state agencies, nor local governments.

Bill Events
Date Description
02/05 Introduced, read first time, referred to JRA for Printing
02/06 Reported Printed and Referred to Agricultural Affairs
02/13 Reported out of Committee with Do Pass Recommendation, Filed for Second Reading
02/14 Read second time; Filed for Third Reading
02/15 Read Third Time in Full – PASSED - 66-1-3
AYES – Alfieri, Allgood, Andrus, Barbieri, Blanksma, Boyle, Bundy, Burns, Cannon, Cheatum, Chew(Wilson), Clow, Cornilles, Crane(12), Crane(13), Dixon(1), Dixon(24), Durrant, Ehardt, Ehlers, Erickson, Furniss, Galaviz, Gallagher, Gannon, Garner, Green, Handy, Hawkins, Healey, Hill(Brown), Holtzclaw, Horman, Kingsley, Lambert, Lanting, Manwaring, McCann, Mendive, Mickelsen, Miller, Mitchell, Monks, Nash(Stinson), Necochea, Nelsen, Palmer, Petzke, Pickett, Price, Raybould, Raymond, Redman, Roberts, Sauter, Scott, Shepherd, Skaug, Tanner, Vander Woude, Weber, Wisniewski, Wroten, Yamamoto, Young, Mr. Speaker
NAYS – Berch
Absent – Mathias, Rubel, Wheeler
Floor Sponsor - Boyle
Title apvd - to Senate
02/16 Received from the House passed; filed for first reading
02/16 Introduced, read first time; referred to: Agricultural Affairs
02/29 Reported out of Committee with Do Pass Recommendation; Filed for second reading
03/01 Read second time; filed for Third Reading
03/12 Read third time in full – PASSED - 34-1-0
AYES – Adams, Anthon, Bernt, Bjerke, Burtenshaw, Carlson, Cook, Den Hartog, Grow, Guthrie, Harris, Hart, Hartgen, Herndon, Just, Lakey, Lee, Lenney, Lent, Nichols, Okuniewicz, Rabe, Ricks, Ruchti, Schroeder, Semmelroth, Taylor, Toews(Toews), Trakel, VanOrden, Ward-Engelking, Winder, Wintrow, Zuiderveld
NAYS – Foreman
Absent and excused – None
Floor Sponsor - Harris
Title apvd - to House
03/13 Returned from Senate Passed; to JRA for Enrolling
03/13 Reported Enrolled; Signed by Speaker; Transmitted to Senate
03/14 Received from the House enrolled/signed by Speaker
03/14 Signed by President; returned to House
03/14 Returned Signed by the President; Ordered Transmitted to Governor
03/15 Delivered to Governor at 2:30 p.m. on March 14, 2024
03/19 Reported Signed by Governor on March 18, 2024
Session Law Chapter 88
Effective: 07/01/2024