Approp, veterans srvs, orig
APPROPRIATIONS – DIVISION OF VETERANS SERVICES – Relates to the appropriation to the Division of Veterans Services for fiscal year 2024.

RS30583 / S1150

This is the FY 2024 original appropriation bill for the Division of Veterans Services. It appropriates a total of $130,349,300 and caps the number of authorized full-time equivalent positions at 439.50. The bill funds four line items, which provides funding to replace the Boise Veterans Home that was originally built in 1965; funding to enable the agency to offer health benefits to temporary employees; funding for bariatric beds and a Site Dumper; and funding to meet increased federal match requirements.

FY 2023 Original Appropriation Prior Year Reappropriation 2. ARPA Fund Adjustment FY 2023 Total Appropriation Executive Carry Forward Expenditure Adjustments FY 2023 Estimated Expenditures Removal of Onetime Expenditures Base Adjustments FY 2024 Base Personnel Benefit Costs Inflationary Adjustments Replacement Items Statewide Cost Allocation Annualizations Change in Employee Compensation FY 2024 Program Maintenance DHR Consolidation 1. Veterans Home Replacement 2. Temporary Health Benefits 3. Bariatric Beds and Interment Equipment 4. Medicaid Reimbursement Budget Law Exemptions/Other Adjustments FY 2024 Total Chg from FY 2023 Orig Approp % Chg from FY 2023 Orig Approp.

Bill Events
Date Description
03/08 Introduced; read first time; referred to JR for Printing
Reported Printed; referred to Finance
03/09 Reported out of Committee with Do Pass Recommendation; Filed for second reading
03/10 Read second time; filed for Third Reading
03/13 Retained on calendar
03/14 Read third time in full – PASSED - 24-9-2
AYES – Adams, Anthon, Bernt, Bjerke, Burtenshaw, Cook, Grow, Guthrie, Harris, Hartgen, Just, Lakey, Lee, Lent, Okuniewicz, Rabe, Ricks, Ruchti, Schroeder, Semmelroth, Taylor, VanOrden, Winder, Wintrow
NAYS – Carlson, Foreman, Hart, Herndon, Lenney, Nichols, Toews, Trakel, Zuiderveld
Absent and excused – Den Hartog, Ward-Engelking
Floor Sponsor - Adams
Title apvd - to House
03/15 Received from the Senate, Filed for First Reading
Read First Time, Filed for Second Reading
03/16 Read second time; Filed for Third Reading
Rules Suspended: Ayes 66 Nays 0 Abs/Excd 4, read in full as required – PASSED - 58-10-2
AYES – Allgood, Andrus, Berch, Blanksma, Boyle, Bundy, Burns, Cannon, Cheatum, Chew, Clow, Cornilles, Crane(12), Crane(13), Dixon(1), Dixon(24), Durrant, Ehardt, Ehlers, Erickson, Furniss, Galaviz, Gannon, Garner, Green, Handy, Healey, Hill, Holtzclaw, Horman, Lanting, Manwaring, Mathias(Woodings), McCann, Mickelsen, Mitchell, Monks, Necochea, Nelsen, Palmer, Petzke, Pickett, Raybould, Raymond, Redman, Roberts, Rubel, Sauter, Shepherd, Skaug, Tanner, Vander Woude, Weber, Wheeler, Wroten, Yamamoto, Young, Mr. Speaker
NAYS – Alfieri, Barbieri, Gallagher, Hawkins, Kingsley, Lambert, Mendive, Price, Scott, Wisniewski
Absent – Miller, Nash
Floor Sponsor - Bundy
Title apvd - to Senate
03/17 Returned From House Passed; referred to enrolling
Reported enrolled; signed by President; to House for signature of Speaker
03/20 Received from Senate; Signed by Speaker; Returned to Senate
Reported signed by the Speaker & ordered delivered to Governor
03/21 Reported delivered to Governor at 8:58 a.m. on 03/21/23
03/23 Signed by Governor on 03/22/23
Session Law Chapter 116
Effective: 07/01/2023