Approp, edu bd, comm college, orig
APPROPRIATIONS – COMMUNITY COLLEGES – Relates to the appropriation to the State Board of Education for Community Colleges for fiscal year 2024.

RS30599 / S1160

It appropriates a total of This is the FY 2024 original appropriation bill for the Community Colleges. $61,710,500. The bill provides for a net increase of $51,100 for the enrollment workload adjustment (EWA). The College of Western Idaho was held harmless for 50%, or $383,000 of their calculated EWA decrease for the purpose of standing up a new entrepreneurial program at the college. The bill also funds six line items, which provide $82,200 for compensation equalization at the College of Eastern Idaho, $261,000 for compensation equalization at the College of Southern Idaho, $303,700 for increased nursing capacity at the College of Western Idaho (CWI), $447,300 for increased STEM student capacity at CWI, $294,800 for student outreach and recruitment at CWI, and $454,300 for an additional CEC at all four institutions.

Bill Events
Date Description
03/09 Introduced; read first time; referred to JR for Printing
03/10 Reported Printed; referred to Finance
03/13 Reported out of Committee with Do Pass Recommendation; Filed for second reading
03/14 Read second time; filed for Third Reading
03/15 Read third time in full – PASSED - 24-9-2
AYES – Adams, Anthon, Bernt, Bjerke, Burtenshaw, Cook, Den Hartog, Grow, Guthrie, Harris, Hartgen, Just, Lakey, Lee, Lent, Rabe, Ricks, Ruchti, Schroeder, Taylor, VanOrden, Ward-Engelking, Winder, Wintrow
NAYS – Carlson, Foreman, Hart, Herndon, Lenney, Nichols, Okuniewicz, Trakel, Zuiderveld
Absent and excused – Semmelroth, Toews
Floor Sponsor - Lent
Title apvd - to House
03/16 Received from the Senate, Filed for First Reading
Read First Time, Filed for Second Reading
03/17 Read second time; Filed for Third Reading
03/20 U.C. to hold place on third reading calendar one legislative day
03/21 Read Third Time in Full – PASSED - 47-21-2
AYES – Allgood, Andrus, Berch, Blanksma, Boyle, Bundy, Burns, Cannon, Cheatum, Chew, Clow, Cornilles, Dixon(24), Durrant, Ehardt, Ehlers, Erickson, Furniss, Galaviz, Gannon, Garner, Green, Handy, Healey, Hill, Horman, Lanting, Manwaring, Mathias, McCann, Mickelsen, Miller, Monks, Nash, Necochea, Nelsen, Petzke, Pickett, Raybould, Raymond, Roberts, Sauter, Skaug, Weber, Wheeler, Wroten, Yamamoto
NAYS – Barbieri, Crane(12), Crane(13), Dixon(1), Gallagher, Hawkins, Holtzclaw, Kingsley, Lambert, Mendive, Mitchell, Palmer, Price, Redman, Scott, Shepherd, Tanner, Vander Woude, Wisniewski, Young, Mr. Speaker
Absent – Alfieri, Rubel
Floor Sponsor - Petzke
Title apvd - to Senate
03/22 Returned From House Passed; referred to enrolling
Reported enrolled; signed by President; to House for signature of Speaker
03/23 Received from Senate; Signed by Speaker; Returned to Senate
Reported signed by the Speaker & ordered delivered to Governor
03/24 Reported delivered to Governor at 8:25 a.m. on 03/24/23
03/30 Signed by Governor on 03/28/23
Session Law Chapter 164
Effective: 07/01/2023