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124th Legislature

Second Regular Session


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Chapter 571

H.P. 1183 - L.D. 1671

PART EEEE

Sec. EEEE-1. Resolve 2009, c. 136, 4 is amended to read:

Sec. 4. Appointments; convening of task force. Resolved: That all appointments must be made no later than 30 days following the effective date of this resolve June 1, 2010. The appointing authorities shall notify the Executive Director of the Legislative Council once all appointments have been completed. Within 15 days after appointment of all members, the chairs shall call and convene the first meeting of the task force, which must be no later than August 1, 2009 July 1, 2010; and be it further

Sec. EEEE-2. Resolve 2009, c. 136, 7 is amended to read:

Sec. 7. Report. Resolved: That, no later than December 2, 2009 November 3, 2010, the task force shall submit a report that includes its findings and recommendations, including suggested legislation, for presentation to the Second First Regular Session of the 124th 125th Legislature . The Joint Standing Committee on Health and Human Services is authorized to introduce a bill related to the subject matter of the report to the Second Regular Session upon receipt of the report; and be it further

Sec. EEEE-3. Resolve 2009, c. 136, 8 is amended to read:

Sec. 8. Funding. Resolved: That the operations of the task force are contingent upon receipt of outside funding to fund all costs of the task force. Private financial or in-kind contributions to support the work of the task force may not be accepted from any party having a pecuniary or other vested interest in the outcome of the study. Any person, other than a state agency, authorized and desiring to make a financial or in-kind contribution must certify to the Legislative Council that it has no pecuniary or other vested interest in the outcome of the study. All such contributions are subject to the approval of the Legislative Council. All accepted contributions must be forwarded to the Executive Director of the Legislative Council along with an accounting record that includes the amount of contributions, the date the contributions were received, from whom the contributions were received and the purpose of and any limitation on the use of those contributions. The Executive Director of the Legislative Council shall administer the contributions and shall notify the chairs of the task force when those contributions have been received. If funding has not been received within 30 days after the effective date of this resolve by June 1, 2010, then no meetings of the task force are authorized and no study-related expenses of any kind may be incurred or reimbursed; and be it further

Sec. EEEE-4. Appropriations and allocations. The following appropriations and allocations are made.

LEGISLATURE

Study Commissions - Funding 0444

Initiative: Adjusts allocations between fiscal years to reflect the delay in the start of the task force on kinship families.

OTHER SPECIAL REVENUE FUNDS 2009-10 2010-11
Personal Services
$0 $1,540
All Other
$0 $2,950
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OTHER SPECIAL REVENUE FUNDS TOTAL $0 $4,490

Sec. EEEE-5. Retroactivity. This Part applies retroactively to June 17, 2009.

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