House File 2662 - Enrolled

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  1  1                                             HOUSE FILE 2662
  1  2
  1  3                             AN ACT
  1  4 RELATING TO AND MAKING APPROPRIATIONS INVOLVING STATE
  1  5    GOVERNMENT, BY PROVIDING FOR AGRICULTURE, NATURAL
  1  6    RESOURCES, AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION.
  1  7
  1  8 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA:
  1  9
  1 10                           DIVISION I
  1 11         DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND LAND STEWARDSHIP
  1 12                     GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS
  1 13    Section 1.  GENERAL FUND == DEPARTMENT.  There is
  1 14 appropriated from the general fund of the state to the
  1 15 department of agriculture and land stewardship for the fiscal
  1 16 year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, the
  1 17 following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be
  1 18 used for the purposes designated:
  1 19    For purposes of supporting the department, including its
  1 20 divisions, for administration, regulation, and programs; for
  1 21 salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes;
  1 22 and for not more than the following full=time equivalent
  1 23 positions:
  1 24 .................................................. $ 19,049,509
  1 25 ............................................... FTEs     445.00
  1 26          DESIGNATED APPROPRIATIONS == ANIMAL HUSBANDRY
  1 27    Sec. 2.  GENERAL FUND == CHRONIC WASTING DISEASE CONTROL
  1 28 PROGRAM.  There is appropriated from the general fund of the
  1 29 state to the department of agriculture and land stewardship
  1 30 for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June
  1 31 30, 2009, the following amount, or so much thereof as is
  1 32 necessary, to be used for the purposes designated:
  1 33    For purposes of administering a chronic wasting disease
  1 34 control program for the control of chronic wasting disease
  1 35 which threatens farm deer as provided in chapter 170,
  2  1 including for salaries, support, maintenance, and
  2  2 miscellaneous purposes:
  2  3 .................................................. $    100,000
  2  4    The program may include procedures for the inspection and
  2  5 testing of farm deer, responses to reported cases of chronic
  2  6 wasting disease, and methods to ensure that owners of farm
  2  7 deer may engage in the movement and sale of farm deer.
  2  8    Sec. 3.  HORSE AND DOG RACING.  There is appropriated from
  2  9 the moneys available under section 99D.13 to the department of
  2 10 agriculture and land stewardship for the fiscal year beginning
  2 11 July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, the following amount,
  2 12 or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the
  2 13 purposes designated:
  2 14    For purposes of supporting the department's administration
  2 15 and enforcement of horse and dog racing law pursuant to
  2 16 section 99D.22, including for salaries, support, maintenance,
  2 17 and miscellaneous purposes:
  2 18 .................................................. $    305,516
  2 19    Sec. 4.  GENERAL FUND == DAIRY PRODUCTS CONTROL.  There is
  2 20 appropriated from the general fund of the state to the
  2 21 department of agriculture and land stewardship for the fiscal
  2 22 year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, the
  2 23 following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be
  2 24 used for the purposes designated:
  2 25    For purposes of supporting the operations of the dairy
  2 26 products control bureau, including for salaries, support,
  2 27 maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes:
  2 28 .................................................. $    950,000
  2 29    Sec. 5.  GENERAL FUND == AVIAN INFLUENZA CONTROL.  There is
  2 30 appropriated from the general fund of the state to the
  2 31 department of agriculture and land stewardship for the fiscal
  2 32 year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, the
  2 33 following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be
  2 34 used for the purpose designated:
  2 35    For purposes of controlling avian influenza by conducting
  3  1 testing and monitoring:
  3  2 .................................................. $     50,000
  3  3    Notwithstanding section 8.33, moneys appropriated in this
  3  4 section that remain unencumbered or unobligated at the close
  3  5 of the fiscal year shall not revert but shall remain available
  3  6 to be used for the continued testing and monitoring of avian
  3  7 influenza.
  3  8        DESIGNATED APPROPRIATIONS == PLANT PROTECTION AND
  3  9                         CROP PRODUCTION
  3 10    Sec. 6.  GENERAL FUND == APIARY LAW.  There is appropriated
  3 11 from the general fund of the state to the department of
  3 12 agriculture and land stewardship for the fiscal year beginning
  3 13 July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, the following amount,
  3 14 or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the
  3 15 purposes designated:
  3 16    For purposes of administering and enforcing apiary law as
  3 17 provided in chapter 160, including for salaries, support,
  3 18 maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes:
  3 19 .................................................. $     75,000
  3 20    Sec. 7.  GYPSY MOTH CONTROL.  There is appropriated from
  3 21 the general fund of the state to the department of agriculture
  3 22 and land stewardship for the fiscal year beginning July 1,
  3 23 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, the following amount, or so
  3 24 much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes
  3 25 designated:
  3 26    For the control of the pest commonly referred to as the
  3 27 gypsy moth, including but not limited to the detection,
  3 28 surveillance, and eradication of the gypsy moth:
  3 29 .................................................. $     50,000
  3 30    Sec. 8.  EMERALD ASH BORER PUBLIC AWARENESS PROJECT.  There
  3 31 is appropriated from the general fund of the state to the
  3 32 department of agriculture and land stewardship for the fiscal
  3 33 year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, the
  3 34 following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be
  3 35 used for the purposes designated:
  4  1    For the support of a public awareness project to inform
  4  2 persons regarding the presence and danger of the pest commonly
  4  3 known as the emerald ash borer:
  4  4 .................................................. $     50,000
  4  5    Sec. 9.  GENERAL FUND == SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION
  4  6 DISTRICTS.  There is appropriated from the general fund of the
  4  7 state to the department of agriculture and land stewardship
  4  8 for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June
  4  9 30, 2009, the following amount, or so much thereof as is
  4 10 necessary, to be used for the purposes designated:
  4 11    For purposes of reimbursing commissioners of soil and water
  4 12 conservation districts for administrative expenses including
  4 13 but not limited to travel expenses, technical training, and
  4 14 professional dues:
  4 15 .................................................. $    400,000
  4 16    A soil and water conservation district receiving moneys
  4 17 from an allocation provided pursuant to this section shall
  4 18 submit a report to the soil conservation division of the
  4 19 department of agriculture and land stewardship by July 1,
  4 20 2009, accounting for moneys which have been expended or
  4 21 unexpended or which have been obligated or encumbered.  The
  4 22 report shall state how the moneys were used.
  4 23    Sec. 10.  AGRICHEMICAL REMEDIATION FUND == SOIL AND WATER
  4 24 CONSERVATION NEEDS ASSESSMENT ASSOCIATED WITH THE LITTLE SIOUX
  4 25 RIVER.  There is appropriated from the agrichemical
  4 26 remediation fund created in section 161.7 to the department of
  4 27 agriculture and land stewardship for the fiscal year beginning
  4 28 July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, the following amount,
  4 29 or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the
  4 30 purposes designated:
  4 31    For a grant to the governing body of a soil and water
  4 32 conservation district of a county bordering the Missouri river
  4 33 through which the Little Sioux and Big Sioux rivers flow for
  4 34 purposes of supporting a needs assessment of soil and water
  4 35 conservation structures associated with the Little Sioux
  5  1 river, which may include the identification and evaluation of
  5  2 aging and deteriorating soil and water conservation structures
  5  3 subject to major renovation in the watershed:
  5  4 .................................................. $     15,000
  5  5    DESIGNATED APPROPRIATIONS == FOOD MARKETING AND SECURITY
  5  6    Sec. 11.  GENERAL FUND == SENIOR FARMERS' MARKET NUTRITION
  5  7 PROGRAM.  There is appropriated from the general fund of the
  5  8 state to the department of agriculture and land stewardship
  5  9 for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June
  5 10 30, 2009, the following amount, or so much thereof as is
  5 11 necessary, to be used for the purposes designated:
  5 12    For purposes of administering a senior farmers' market
  5 13 nutrition program, including salaries, support, maintenance,
  5 14 and miscellaneous purposes:
  5 15 .................................................. $     75,000
  5 16    Sec. 12.  EMERGENCY VETERINARIAN RAPID RESPONSE SERVICES
  5 17 PROGRAM.  There is appropriated from the general fund of the
  5 18 state to the department of agriculture and land stewardship
  5 19 for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June
  5 20 30, 2009, the following amount, or so much thereof as is
  5 21 necessary, to be used for the purposes designated:
  5 22    For purposes of supporting veterinary emergency
  5 23 preparedness and response services necessary to prevent or
  5 24 control a serious threat to the public health, public safety,
  5 25 or the state's economy caused by the transmission of disease
  5 26 among livestock or agricultural animals, including as provided
  5 27 in section 163.3A:
  5 28 .................................................. $    130,000
  5 29    Sec. 13.  ORGANIC AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS.  There is
  5 30 appropriated from the general fund of the state to the
  5 31 department of agriculture and land stewardship for the fiscal
  5 32 year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, the
  5 33 following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be
  5 34 used for the purposes designated:
  5 35    For purposes of supporting the department's regulation and
  6  1 promotion of organic agricultural products as provided in
  6  2 chapter 190C, including salaries, support, maintenance,
  6  3 miscellaneous purposes:
  6  4 .................................................. $     50,000
  6  5    Sec. 14.  FARM=TO=SCHOOL PROGRAM.  There is appropriated
  6  6 from the general fund of the state to the department of
  6  7 agriculture and land stewardship for the fiscal year beginning
  6  8 July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, the following amount,
  6  9 or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the
  6 10 purposes designated:
  6 11    For purposes of supporting the farm=to=school program
  6 12 created in chapter 190A to encourage and promote the purchase
  6 13 of locally and regionally produced or processed food in order
  6 14 to improve child nutrition and strengthen local and regional
  6 15 farm economies:
  6 16 .................................................. $     80,000
  6 17    Sec. 15.  GRAPE AND WINE DEVELOPMENT FUND.  There is
  6 18 appropriated from the general fund of the state to the grape
  6 19 and wine development fund created in section 175A.5 for the
  6 20 fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009,
  6 21 the following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to
  6 22 be used for the purposes designated:
  6 23    For carrying out the purposes of the fund:
  6 24 .................................................. $    280,000
  6 25             DESIGNATED APPROPRIATIONS == MOTOR FUEL
  6 26    Sec. 16.  MOTOR FUEL INSPECTION.  There is appropriated
  6 27 from the renewable fuel infrastructure fund created in section
  6 28 15G.205 to the department of agriculture and land stewardship
  6 29 for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June
  6 30 30, 2009, the following amount, or so much thereof as is
  6 31 necessary, to be used for the purposes designated:
  6 32    For purposes of the inspection of motor fuel, including
  6 33 salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes:
  6 34 .................................................. $    300,000
  6 35    The department shall establish and administer programs for
  7  1 the auditing of motor fuel including biofuel processing and
  7  2 production plants, for screening and testing motor fuel,
  7  3 including renewable fuel, and for the inspection of motor fuel
  7  4 sold by dealers including retail dealers who sell and dispense
  7  5 motor fuel from motor fuel pumps.
  7  6                           DIVISION II
  7  7                 DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES
  7  8                     GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS
  7  9    Sec. 17.  GENERAL FUND == DEPARTMENT.  There is
  7 10 appropriated from the general fund of the state to the
  7 11 department of natural resources for the fiscal year beginning
  7 12 July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, the following amount,
  7 13 or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the
  7 14 purposes designated:
  7 15    For purposes of supporting the department, including its
  7 16 divisions, for administration, regulation, and programs; for
  7 17 salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes;
  7 18 and for not more than the following full=time equivalent
  7 19 positions:
  7 20 .................................................. $ 19,994,822
  7 21 ............................................... FTEs   1,169.95
  7 22    Sec. 18.  STATE FISH AND GAME PROTECTION FUND == DIVISION
  7 23 OF FISH AND WILDLIFE.
  7 24    1.  a.  There is appropriated from the state fish and game
  7 25 protection fund to the department of natural resources for the
  7 26 fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009,
  7 27 the following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to
  7 28 be used for the purposes designated:
  7 29    For purposes of supporting the division of fish and
  7 30 wildlife, including for administration, regulation, and
  7 31 programs; and for salaries, support, maintenance, equipment,
  7 32 and miscellaneous purposes:
  7 33 .................................................. $ 37,626,733
  7 34    b.  Notwithstanding section 455A.10, the department may use
  7 35 the unappropriated balance remaining in the state fish and
  8  1 game protection fund to provide for the funding of health and
  8  2 life insurance premium payments from unused sick leave
  8  3 balances of conservation peace officers employed in a
  8  4 protection occupation who retire, pursuant to section 97B.49B.
  8  5    2.  The department shall not expend more moneys from the
  8  6 state fish and game protection fund than provided in this
  8  7 section, unless the expenditure derives from contributions
  8  8 made by a private entity, or a grant or moneys received from
  8  9 the federal government, and is approved by the natural
  8 10 resource commission.  The department of natural resources
  8 11 shall promptly notify the legislative services agency and the
  8 12 chairpersons and ranking members of the joint appropriations
  8 13 subcommittee on agriculture and natural resources concerning
  8 14 the commission's approval.
  8 15    Sec. 19.  GROUNDWATER PROTECTION FUND == WATER QUALITY.
  8 16 There is appropriated from the groundwater protection fund
  8 17 created in section 455E.11 to the department of natural
  8 18 resources for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and
  8 19 ending June 30, 2009, from those moneys which are not
  8 20 allocated pursuant to that section, the following amount, or
  8 21 so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes
  8 22 designated:
  8 23    For purposes of supporting the department's protection of
  8 24 the state's groundwater, including for administration,
  8 25 regulation, and programs, and for salaries, support,
  8 26 maintenance, equipment, and miscellaneous purposes:
  8 27 .................................................. $  3,455,832
  8 28    Sec. 20.  NATIONAL POLLUTANT DISCHARGE ELIMINATION SYSTEM
  8 29 PERMIT FUND.  There is appropriated from the national
  8 30 pollutant discharge elimination system permit fund created in
  8 31 section 455B.196 to the department of natural resources for
  8 32 the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30,
  8 33 2009, the following amount, or so much thereof as is
  8 34 necessary, to be used for the purposes designated:
  8 35    For purposes of expediting the department's processing of
  9  1 national pollutant discharge elimination system applications
  9  2 and the issuance of permits, including salaries, support,
  9  3 maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes:
  9  4 .................................................. $    700,000
  9  5           DESIGNATED APPROPRIATIONS == MISCELLANEOUS
  9  6    Sec. 21.  SPECIAL SNOWMOBILE FUND == SNOWMOBILE PROGRAM.
  9  7 There is transferred on July 1, 2008, from the fees required
  9  8 to be deposited in the special snowmobile fund under section
  9  9 321G.7 to the fish and game protection fund and appropriated
  9 10 to the department of natural resources for the fiscal year
  9 11 beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, the
  9 12 following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be
  9 13 used for the purpose designated:
  9 14    For purposes of administering and enforcing the state
  9 15 snowmobile program:
  9 16 .................................................. $    100,000
  9 17    Sec. 22.  UNASSIGNED REVENUE FUND == UNDERGROUND STORAGE
  9 18 TANK SECTION EXPENSES.  There is appropriated from the
  9 19 unassigned revenue fund administered by the Iowa comprehensive
  9 20 underground storage tank fund board to the department of
  9 21 natural resources for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008,
  9 22 and ending June 30, 2009, the following amount, or so much
  9 23 thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purpose
  9 24 designated:
  9 25    For purposes of paying for administration expenses of the
  9 26 department's underground storage tank section:
  9 27 .................................................. $    200,000
  9 28    Sec. 23.  UNASSIGNED REVENUE FUND == FUNDING RESTORATION.
  9 29 There is appropriated from the unassigned revenue fund
  9 30 administered by the Iowa comprehensive underground storage
  9 31 tank fund board to the department of natural resources for the
  9 32 fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009,
  9 33 the following amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to
  9 34 be used for the purposes designated:
  9 35    1.  To be credited to and used for snowmobile programs as
 10  1 provided for the special snowmobile fund created under section
 10  2 321G.7, in order to restore funding transferred pursuant to
 10  3 2002 Iowa Acts, Second Extraordinary Session, chapter 1001,
 10  4 section 10:
 10  5 .................................................. $    950,000
 10  6    2.  To be credited to and used for all=terrain vehicle
 10  7 programs as provided for the special all=terrain vehicle fund
 10  8 created under section 321I.8, in order to restore funding
 10  9 transferred pursuant to 2002 Iowa Acts, Second Extraordinary
 10 10 Session, chapter 1001, section 11:
 10 11 .................................................. $    775,000
 10 12    Sec. 24.  STORM WATER DISCHARGE PERMIT FEES == SUPPORT FOR
 10 13 SPECIAL PURPOSES.  Notwithstanding any contrary provision of
 10 14 state law, for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and
 10 15 ending June 30, 2009, the department of natural resources may
 10 16 use additional moneys available to the department collected
 10 17 from storm water discharge permit fees as provided in section
 10 18 455B.103A or 455B.197 for the staffing of the following
 10 19 additional full=time equivalent positions for the purposes
 10 20 designated:
 10 21    1.  For purposes of reducing the department's floodplain
 10 22 permit backlog:
 10 23 ................................................. FTEs     2.00
 10 24    2.  For purposes of implementing the federal total maximum
 10 25 daily load program:
 10 26 ................................................. FTEs     2.00
 10 27                          DIVISION III
 10 28                      IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY
 10 29    Sec. 25.  AGRICHEMICAL REMEDIATION FUND == OPEN FEEDLOT
 10 30 WATER QUALITY RESEARCH PROJECT.  There is appropriated from
 10 31 the agrichemical remediation fund created in section 161.7 to
 10 32 Iowa state university of science and technology for the fiscal
 10 33 year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, the
 10 34 following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be
 10 35 used for the purposes designated:
 11  1    For purposes of supporting a water quality research project
 11  2 which studies the effectiveness of alternative technologies
 11  3 used to reduce risks to water quality from effluent
 11  4 originating from open feedlots which house beef cattle:
 11  5 .................................................. $     50,000
 11  6    In conducting the project, Iowa state university of science
 11  7 and technology shall cooperate with the Iowa cattlemen's
 11  8 association, the department of natural resources, the
 11  9 department of agriculture and land stewardship, and the United
 11 10 States department of agriculture natural resource conservation
 11 11 service.
 11 12    Sec. 26.  VETERINARY DIAGNOSTIC LABORATORY.
 11 13    1.  There is appropriated from the general fund of the
 11 14 state to Iowa state university of science and technology for
 11 15 the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30,
 11 16 2009, the following amount, or so much thereof as is
 11 17 necessary, to be used for the purposes designated:
 11 18    For purposes of supporting the college of veterinary
 11 19 medicine for the operation of the veterinary diagnostic
 11 20 laboratory and for not more than the following full=time
 11 21 equivalent positions:
 11 22 .................................................. $  2,068,706
 11 23 ............................................... FTEs      17.79
 11 24    2.  Iowa state university of science and technology shall
 11 25 not reduce the amount that it allocates to support the college
 11 26 of veterinary medicine from any other source due to the
 11 27 appropriation made in this section.
 11 28    3.  If by the end of the fiscal year, Iowa state university
 11 29 of science and technology fails to allocate the moneys
 11 30 appropriated in this section to the college of veterinary
 11 31 medicine in accordance with this section, the moneys
 11 32 appropriated in this section for that fiscal year shall revert
 11 33 to the general fund of the state.
 11 34    Sec. 27.  VETERINARY DIAGNOSTIC LABORATORY == FUTURE YEAR.
 11 35 It is the intent of the general assembly that a future general
 12  1 assembly appropriate moneys to Iowa state university of
 12  2 science and technology for the designated fiscal year, or so
 12  3 much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes
 12  4 designated:
 12  5    For purposes of supporting the college of veterinary
 12  6 medicine for the operation of the veterinary diagnostic
 12  7 laboratory:
 12  8 FY 2009=2010...................................... $  4,000,000
 12  9                           DIVISION IV
 12 10        ENVIRONMENT FIRST FUND == GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS
 12 11    Sec. 28.  DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND LAND STEWARDSHIP.
 12 12 There is appropriated from the environment first fund created
 12 13 in section 8.57A to the department of agriculture and land
 12 14 stewardship for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and
 12 15 ending June 30, 2009, the following amounts, or so much
 12 16 thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes
 12 17 designated:
 12 18    1.  CONSERVATION RESERVE ENHANCEMENT PROGRAM (CREP)
 12 19    a.  For the conservation reserve enhancement program to
 12 20 restore and construct wetlands for the purposes of
 12 21 intercepting tile line runoff, reducing nutrient loss,
 12 22 improving water quality, and enhancing agricultural production
 12 23 practices:
 12 24 .................................................. $  1,500,000
 12 25    b.  Not more than 8 percent of the moneys appropriated in
 12 26 paragraph "a" may be used for costs of administration and
 12 27 implementation of soil and water conservation practices.
 12 28    2.  WATERSHED PROTECTION
 12 29    a.  For continuation of a program that provides
 12 30 multiobjective resource protections for flood control, water
 12 31 quality, erosion control, and natural resource conservation:
 12 32 .................................................. $  2,550,000
 12 33    b.  Not more than 8 percent of the moneys appropriated in
 12 34 paragraph "a" may be used for costs of administration and
 12 35 implementation of soil and water conservation practices.
 13  1    3.  FARM MANAGEMENT DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM
 13  2    a.  For continuation of a statewide voluntary farm
 13  3 management demonstration program to demonstrate the
 13  4 effectiveness and adaptability of emerging practices in
 13  5 agronomy that protect water resources and provide other
 13  6 environmental benefits:
 13  7 .................................................. $    850,000
 13  8    b.  Not more than 8 percent of the moneys appropriated in
 13  9 paragraph "a" may be used for costs of administration and
 13 10 implementation of soil and water conservation practices.
 13 11    c.  Of the amount appropriated in paragraph "a", $400,000
 13 12 shall be allocated to the Iowa soybean association's
 13 13 agriculture and environment performance program.
 13 14    4.  AGRICULTURE DRAINAGE WELL WATER QUALITY ASSISTANCE FUND
 13 15    a.  For deposit in the agricultural drainage well water
 13 16 quality assistance fund created in section 460.303 to be used
 13 17 for purposes of supporting the agricultural drainage well
 13 18 water quality assistance program as provided in section
 13 19 460.304:
 13 20 .................................................. $  1,500,000
 13 21    b.  Not more than 8 percent of the moneys appropriated in
 13 22 paragraph "a" may be used for costs of administration and
 13 23 implementation of soil and water conservation practices.
 13 24    5.  SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION PRACTICES
 13 25    a.  For use by the soil conservation division, to provide
 13 26 financial assistance for the establishment of permanent soil
 13 27 and water conservation practices:
 13 28 .................................................. $  7,000,000
 13 29    b.  Not more than 5 percent of the moneys appropriated in
 13 30 paragraph "a" may be allocated for cost sharing to abate
 13 31 complaints filed under section 161A.47.
 13 32    c.  Of the moneys appropriated in paragraph "a", 5 percent
 13 33 shall be allocated for financial incentives to establish
 13 34 practices to protect watersheds above publicly owned lakes of
 13 35 the state from soil erosion and sediment as provided in
 14  1 section 161A.73.
 14  2    d.  Not more than 30 percent of a soil and water
 14  3 conservation district's allocation of moneys as financial
 14  4 incentives may be provided for the purpose of establishing
 14  5 management practices to control soil erosion on land that is
 14  6 row cropped, including but not limited to no=till planting,
 14  7 ridge=till planting, contouring, and contour strip=cropping as
 14  8 provided in section 161A.73.
 14  9    e.  The state soil conservation committee created in
 14 10 section 161A.4 may allocate moneys appropriated in paragraph
 14 11 "a" to conduct research and demonstration projects to promote
 14 12 conservation tillage and nonpoint source pollution control
 14 13 practices.
 14 14    f.  The allocation of moneys as financial incentives as
 14 15 provided in section 161A.73 may be used in combination with
 14 16 moneys allocated by the department of natural resources.
 14 17    g.  Not more than 10 percent of the moneys appropriated in
 14 18 paragraph "a" may be used for costs of administration and
 14 19 implementation of soil and water conservation practices.
 14 20    6.  CONSERVATION RESERVE PROGRAM (CRP)
 14 21    a.  To encourage and assist farmers in enrolling in and the
 14 22 implementation of the federal conservation program and to work
 14 23 with them to enhance their revegetation efforts to improve
 14 24 water quality and habitat:
 14 25 .................................................. $  1,500,000
 14 26    b.  Not more than 8 percent of the moneys appropriated in
 14 27 paragraph "a" may be used for costs of administration and
 14 28 implementation of soil and water conservation practices.
 14 29    7.  LOESS HILLS DEVELOPMENT AND CONSERVATION FUND
 14 30    a.  For deposit in the loess hills development and
 14 31 conservation fund created in section 161D.2:
 14 32 .................................................. $    600,000
 14 33    b.  (1)  Of the amount appropriated in paragraph "a",
 14 34 $400,000 shall be allocated to the fund's hungry canyons
 14 35 account.
 15  1    (2)  Not more than 10 percent of the moneys allocated to
 15  2 the hungry canyons account as provided in subparagraph (1) may
 15  3 be used for administrative costs.
 15  4    c.  (1)  Of the amount appropriated in paragraph "a",
 15  5 $200,000 shall be allocated to the fund's loess hills alliance
 15  6 account.
 15  7    (2)  Not more than 10 percent of the moneys allocated to
 15  8 the loess hills alliance account as provided in subparagraph
 15  9 (1) may be used for administrative costs.
 15 10    8.  SOUTHERN IOWA DEVELOPMENT AND CONSERVATION FUND
 15 11    a.  For deposit in the southern Iowa development and
 15 12 conservation fund created in section 161D.12:
 15 13 .................................................. $    300,000
 15 14    b.  Not more than 5 percent of the moneys appropriated in
 15 15 paragraph "a" may be used for administrative costs.
 15 16    Sec. 29.  DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.  There is
 15 17 appropriated from the environment first fund created in
 15 18 section 8.57A to the department of economic development for
 15 19 the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30,
 15 20 2009, the following amount, or so much thereof as is
 15 21 necessary, to be used for the purposes designated:
 15 22    For deposit in the brownfield redevelopment fund created in
 15 23 section 15.293 to provide financial and technical assistance
 15 24 under the brownfield redevelopment program as provided in
 15 25 section 15.292:
 15 26 .................................................. $    500,000
 15 27    Sec. 30.  DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES.  There is
 15 28 appropriated from the environment first fund created in
 15 29 section 8.57A to the department of natural resources for the
 15 30 fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009,
 15 31 the following amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to
 15 32 be used for the purposes designated:
 15 33    1.  KEEPERS OF THE LAND
 15 34    For statewide coordination of volunteer efforts under the
 15 35 water quality and keepers of the land programs:
 16  1 .................................................. $    100,000
 16  2    2.  STATE PARKS MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS
 16  3    For regular maintenance of state parks and staff time
 16  4 associated with these activities:
 16  5 .................................................. $  2,470,000
 16  6    3.  GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM (GIS)
 16  7    To provide local watershed managers with geographic
 16  8 information system data for their use in developing,
 16  9 monitoring, and displaying results of their watershed work:
 16 10 .................................................. $    195,000
 16 11    4.  WATER QUALITY MONITORING
 16 12    For continuing the establishment and operation of water
 16 13 quality monitoring stations:
 16 14 .................................................. $  2,955,000
 16 15    5.  PUBLIC WATER SUPPLY SYSTEM ACCOUNT
 16 16    For deposit in the public water supply system account of
 16 17 the water quality protection fund created in section
 16 18 455B.183A:
 16 19 .................................................. $    500,000
 16 20    6.  REGULATION OF ANIMAL FEEDING OPERATIONS
 16 21    For the regulation of animal feeding operations, including
 16 22 as provided for in chapters 459 and 459A:
 16 23 .................................................. $    360,000
 16 24    7.  AMBIENT AIR QUALITY
 16 25    For the abatement, control, and prevention of ambient air
 16 26 pollution in this state, including measures as necessary to
 16 27 assure attainment and maintenance of ambient air quality
 16 28 standards from particulate matter:
 16 29 .................................................. $    325,000
 16 30    8.  WATER QUANTITY REGULATION
 16 31    For regulating water quantity from surface and subsurface
 16 32 sources by providing for the allocation and use of water
 16 33 resources, the protection and management of water resources,
 16 34 and the preclusion of conflicts among users of water
 16 35 resources, including as provided in chapter 455B, division
 17  1 III, part 4:
 17  2 .................................................. $    495,000
 17  3    9.  RESOURCE CONSERVATION AND DEVELOPMENT (RCD)
 17  4    a.  For resource conservation and development associated
 17  5 with the development of projects relating to natural
 17  6 resource=based business opportunities:
 17  7 .................................................. $    250,000
 17  8    b.  Local resource conservation and development groups
 17  9 sponsored by county governments or sponsored by soil and water
 17 10 conservation districts shall be eligible to receive moneys
 17 11 appropriated in paragraph "a" on the condition that such
 17 12 groups receive the moneys on a dollar=for=dollar matching
 17 13 basis.
 17 14    c.  Not more than 5 percent of the moneys appropriated in
 17 15 paragraph "a" may be used for the costs of implementing and
 17 16 administering this subsection.
 17 17    10.  IOWA CLIMATE CHANGE ADVISORY COUNCIL
 17 18    For support of the Iowa climate change advisory council
 17 19 established in section 455B.851:
 17 20 .................................................. $     50,000
 17 21    Sec. 31.  REVERSION.
 17 22    1.  Except as provided in subsection 2, and notwithstanding
 17 23 section 8.33, moneys appropriated for the fiscal year
 17 24 beginning July 1, 2008, in this division of this Act that
 17 25 remain unencumbered or unobligated at the close of the fiscal
 17 26 year shall not revert but shall remain available for the
 17 27 purposes designated until the close of the fiscal year
 17 28 beginning July 1, 2009, or until the project for which the
 17 29 appropriation was made is completed, whichever is earlier.
 17 30    2.  Notwithstanding section 8.33, moneys appropriated in
 17 31 this division of this Act to the department of agriculture and
 17 32 land stewardship to provide financial assistance for the
 17 33 establishment of permanent soil and water conservation
 17 34 practices that remain unencumbered or unobligated at the close
 17 35 of the fiscal year shall not revert but shall remain available
 18  1 for expenditure for the purposes designated until the close of
 18  2 the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2011.
 18  3                           DIVISION V
 18  4  ENVIRONMENT FIRST FUND == RESOURCE ENHANCEMENT AND PROTECTION
 18  5    Sec. 32.  IOWA RESOURCES ENHANCEMENT AND PROTECTION FUND.
 18  6 Notwithstanding the amount of the standing appropriation from
 18  7 the general fund of the state to the Iowa resources
 18  8 enhancement and protection fund as provided in section
 18  9 455A.18, there is appropriated from the environment first fund
 18 10 created in section 8.57A to the Iowa resources enhancement and
 18 11 protection fund, in lieu of the appropriation made in section
 18 12 455A.18, for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and
 18 13 ending June 30, 2009, the following amount, to be allocated as
 18 14 provided in section 455A.19:
 18 15 .................................................. $ 16,000,000
 18 16                           DIVISION VI
 18 17                         CODE PROVISIONS
 18 18    Sec. 33.  Section 466A.3, Code 2007, is amended by adding
 18 19 the following new subsection:
 18 20    NEW SUBSECTION.  1A.  A voting member other than a
 18 21 representative of a state agency shall be compensated as
 18 22 provided in section 7E.6 and is allowed actual and necessary
 18 23 expenses incurred in the performance of their duties.  The
 18 24 moneys used to pay for compensation and expenses shall be paid
 18 25 from available interest or earnings on moneys in the fund.
 18 26
 18 27
 18 28                                                             
 18 29                               PATRICK J. MURPHY
 18 30                               Speaker of the House
 18 31
 18 32
 18 33                                                             
 18 34                               JOHN P. KIBBIE
 18 35                               President of the Senate
 19  1
 19  2    I hereby certify that this bill originated in the House and
 19  3 is known as House File 2662, Eighty=second General Assembly.
 19  4
 19  5
 19  6                                                             
 19  7                               MARK BRANDSGARD
 19  8                               Chief Clerk of the House
 19  9 Approved                , 2008
 19 10
 19 11
 19 12                            
 19 13 CHESTER J. CULVER
 19 14 Governor