Approp, SAPD, add’l
APPROPRIATIONS – STATE APPELLATE PUBLIC DEFENDER – Relates to the appropriation to the State Appellate Public Defender for fiscal year 2023.

RS30439 / S1115

This is a FY 2023 supplemental appropriation bill for the State Appellate Public Defender. It provides additional funding to pay for conflict capital attorneys, a mitigation expert, an investigator, and other related expenses. These costs are associated with the capital cases it received as a result of the United States Supreme Court decision in Shinn v. Ramirez, 142 S.Ct. 1718 (2022); anticipated costs associated with the capital murder trials of Lori Vallow-Daybell and Chad Daybell set for April 3, 2023; and an evidentiary hearing in Jonathan Renfro v. State of Idaho, CV17-9393 (Kootenai County).

Bill Events
Date Description
02/24 Introduced; read first time; referred to JR for Printing
02/27 Reported Printed; referred to Finance
02/28 Reported out of Committee with Do Pass Recommendation; Filed for second reading
03/01 Read second time; filed for Third Reading
03/03 Read third time in full – PASSED - 34-0-1
AYES – Adams, Anthon, Bernt, Bjerke, Burtenshaw, Carlson, Cook, Den Hartog, Foreman, Grow, Guthrie, Hart, Hartgen, Herndon, Just, Lakey, Lee, Lenney, Lent, Nichols, Okuniewicz, Rabe, Ricks, Ruchti, Schroeder, Semmelroth, Taylor, Toews, Trakel, VanOrden, Ward-Engelking, Winder, Wintrow, Zuiderveld
NAYS – None
Absent and excused – Harris
Floor Sponsor - Herndon
Title apvd - to House
03/07 Received from the Senate, Filed for First Reading
Read First Time, Filed for Second Reading
03/08 Read second time; Filed for Third Reading
03/09 U.C. to hold place on third reading calendar one legislative day
03/13 U.C. to hold place on third reading calendar one legislative day
03/14 Read Third Time in Full – PASSED - 70-0-0
AYES – Alfieri, Allgood, Andrus, Barbieri, Berch, Blanksma, Boyle, Bundy, Burns, Cannon, Cheatum, Chew, Clow, Cornilles, Crane(12), Crane(13), Dixon(1), Dixon(24), Durrant, Ehardt, Ehlers, Erickson, Furniss, Galaviz, Gallagher, Gannon, Garner, Green, Handy, Hawkins, Healey, Hill, Holtzclaw, Horman, Kingsley, Lambert, Lanting, Manwaring, Mathias, McCann, Mendive, Mickelsen, Miller, Mitchell, Monks, Nash, Necochea, Nelsen, Palmer, Petzke, Pickett, Price, Raybould, Raymond, Redman, Roberts, Rubel, Sauter, Scott, Shepherd, Skaug, Tanner, Vander Woude, Weber, Wheeler, Wisniewski, Wroten, Yamamoto, Young, Mr. Speaker
NAYS – None
Absent – None
Floor Sponsor - Nash
Title apvd - to Senate
03/15 Returned From House Passed; referred to enrolling
Reported enrolled; signed by President; to House for signature of Speaker
03/16 Received from Senate; Signed by Speaker; Returned to Senate
Reported signed by the Speaker & ordered delivered to Governor
03/17 Reported delivered to Governor at 8:15 a.m. on 03/17/23
03/21 Signed by Governor on 03/20/23
Session Law Chapter 92
Effective: 03/20/2023