Posts Tagged ‘ Appropriations ’

Dems: Regents asked for details on how UNI presidential search will be “fair and transparent”

August 15, 2016
Dems: Regents asked for details on how UNI presidential search will be “fair and transparent”

State Senators Jeff Danielson of Cedar Falls, Brian Schoenjahn of Arlington, and Rob Hogg of Cedar Rapids are asking the chair of the Iowa Board of Regents for details regarding the search for a new president for the University of Northern Iowa.

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Dems: Appropriations – week of April 18, 2016

April 25, 2016

SF 2311 – Gold Star Museum SF 2316 – Court debt collection SF 2313 – Iowa Workforce Development SF 2320 – FY17 Transportation Budget SF 2321/HF 2457 – FY17 Judicial Branch Budget SF 2322 – FY17 Justice System Budget SF 2314 – FY17 Administration & Regulation Budget SF 2323 – FY17 Education Budget SF 2324…

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Dems: Appropriations – week of April 4, 2016

April 8, 2016

SF 2308 – Enhance Iowa   FLOOR ACTION: SF 2308 establishes an Enhance Iowa Board to assume the powers and the duties of the Vision Iowa Board, along with additional powers and duties. The board will include 11 voting members appointed by the Governor and eight ex-officio members. There is transition language to the new…

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Dems: Appropriations – week of March 28, 2016

April 1, 2016

SF 2280 – Enhance Iowa SSB 3138 – Food banks and emergency feeding   COMMITTEE ACTION: SF 2280 establishes an Enhance Iowa Board to assume the powers and duties of the Vision Iowa Board, along with additional powers and duties. The bill establishes an Enhance Iowa Fund and a Sports Tourism Program and Fund. There…

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Dems: Appropriations – week of Feb. 29, 2016

March 5, 2016

SF 2153 – AmeriCorps program and refugees SF 2161 – Children’s mental health and well being SF 2237 – State Preschool Program incentive expansion SSB 3128 – Early Childhood Iowa   COMMITTEE ACTION: SF 2153 requires the Iowa Commission on Volunteer Service, in collaboration with the Department of Human Services (DHS), to establish a RefugeeRISE…

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Dems: 2016 Push for Iowa Medicaid Oversight

March 1, 2016
Dems: 2016 Push for Iowa Medicaid Oversight

Home base for the 2016 Push for Iowa Medicaid Oversight

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Dems: Appropriations – week of Feb. 8, 2016

February 11, 2016

SSB 3106 – Statewide Land Mobile Radio Communications System Fund   COMMITTEE ACTION: SSB 3106 creates a statewide Land Mobile Radio Communications System Fund under the control of the Iowa Department of Homeland Security. The bill appropriates $20,371,298 from the FY16 ending balance to the fund. Money will be used for costs associated with construction…

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GOP: Grassley Named House Appropriations Chairman

September 16, 2015
GOP: Grassley Named House Appropriations Chairman

(DES MOINES) – Today, Rep. Pat Grassley (R-New Hartford) was selected as the new House Appropriations Chairman by Speaker-Select Linda Upmeyer (R-Clear Lake).  Grassley will replace former Rep. Chuck Soderberg, who resigned earlier this week to pursue a new job in Des Moines. “I am honored to be chosen by Speaker-Select Upmeyer for this great…

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Dems: Appropriations – week of May 18, 2015

May 21, 2015

SF 510 – Standings FY16 & FY17 Budget                             FLOOR ACTION: SF 510 is the FY16/FY17 Standings Budget. The bill appropriates $3.54 billion from the General Fund for FY16.   DIVISION I – STANDING APPROPRIATIONS & RELATED MATTERS Establishes budget process. Appropriations that are at a “status quo” from FY15: Department of Cultural Affairs…

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Dems: Appropriations – week of May 11, 2015

May 21, 2015

SF 510 – Standings FY16 & FY17 Budget                           HF 650 – Infrastructure Budget   FLOOR ACTION: HF 650 is the House’s version of the Infrastructure Budget. The Senate has a strike after amendment, which appropriates $178.7 million from the Rebuild Iowa Infrastructure Fund (RIIF); $17.7 million from the Technology Reinvestment Fund; $4.6 million from…

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