House File 77 - IntroducedA Bill ForAn Act 1making an appropriation to the Iowa resources
2enhancement and protection fund.
3BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA:
1   Section 1.  Section 455A.18, subsection 3, paragraph a, Code
22019, is amended to read as follows:
   3a.  For the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and each
 4succeeding fiscal year of the fiscal period beginning July
51, 1997, and ending June 30, 2021
, there is appropriated
6from the general fund, of the state to the Iowa resources
7enhancement and protection fund, the amount of twenty million
8dollars, to be used as provided in this chapter. However,
9in any fiscal year of the fiscal period, if moneys from the
10lottery are appropriated by the state to the fund, the amount
11appropriated under this subsection shall be reduced by the
12amount appropriated from the lottery.
13EXPLANATION
14The inclusion of this explanation does not constitute agreement with
15the explanation’s substance by the members of the general assembly.
   16For each fiscal year, the Iowa resources enhancement fund is
17supported by a standing limited appropriation of $20 million
18from the general fund of the state until the fiscal year ending
19June 30, 2021. This bill eliminates that ending period and
20consequently provides that the appropriation will continue for
21each subsequent fiscal year.
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