SB580 (2018) Detail

(Second New Title) relative to transfers of appropriated funds, amending a capital budget appropriation to allow for door replacements at the New Hampshire hospital, and transferring a capital budget appropriation for painting the ceiling of Representatives Hall to the legislative branch.


CHAPTER 163

SB 580 - FINAL VERSION

 

02/15/2018   0506s

12Apr2018... 1327h

3May2018... 1725h

05/23/2018   2075CofC

05/23/2018   2120EBA

 

2018 SESSION

18-2911

08/05

 

SENATE BILL 580

 

AN ACT relative to transfers of appropriated funds, amending a capital budget appropriation to allow for door replacements at the New Hampshire hospital, and transferring a capital budget appropriation for painting the ceiling of Representatives Hall to the legislative branch.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Birdsell, Dist 19; Sen. Watters, Dist 4

 

COMMITTEE: Finance

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill:

 

I.  Amends language concerning transfers of appropriated funds.

 

II.  Authorizes departments to establish additional expenditure class lines with fiscal committee and governor and executive council approval.

 

III.  Amends the capital budget to allow for door replacements at the New Hampshire hospital.

 

IV.  Transfers a capital budget appropriation for painting the ceiling of Representatives Hall from the department of administrative services to the legislative branch.

 

V.  Authorizes the commissioner of the department of administrative services to transfer appropriated funds for one year.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

02/15/2018   0506s

12Apr2018... 1327h

3May2018... 1725h

05/23/2018   2075CofC

05/23/2018   2120EBA 18-2911

08/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to transfers of appropriated funds, amending a capital budget appropriation to allow for door replacements at the New Hampshire hospital, and transferring a capital budget appropriation for painting the ceiling of Representatives Hall to the legislative branch.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

163:1  Transfer Authority.  RSA 9:16-a, I-II are repealed and reenacted to read as follows:

I.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, every department as defined in RSA 9:1 is hereby authorized to transfer funds within and among all accounting units within said department, provided that any transfer of $100,000 or more shall require prior approval of the fiscal committee of the general court and the governor and council, and provided that no funds may be transferred in violation of the provisions of RSA 9:17-a, 9:17-b, 9:17-c, or 9:17-d or in violation of any restrictions otherwise provided by law.  The restrictions included in RSA 9:17-a, 9:17-b, 9:17-c, or 9:17-d shall not apply if a transfer is necessary to satisfy a federal maintenance of effort requirement to ensure the receipt of federal funds.  

II.  Subject to the limitations in paragraph III and approval of the fiscal committee of the general court and the governor and council, the transfers authorized in this section may include the establishment of new accounting units and expenditure class codes as necessary and appropriate to respond to changes in federal or state laws, regulations, or programs and otherwise as necessary for the efficient management of the department; provided that if a transfer does not include new accounting units or expenditure class codes, only transfers of $100,000 or more shall require prior approval of the fiscal committee of the general court and the governor and council.

163:2  New Paragraph; Transfers; Expenditure Class Restrictions.  Amend RSA 9:16-a by inserting after paragraph II the following new paragraph:

II-a.  Unless specifically permitted by an operating budget section or footnote, the following transfer restrictions shall apply to all departments:

(a)  The appropriation budgeted in class 023-heat-electricity-water shall not be transferred or expended for any other purpose, except that agencies may transfer between class 023 appropriations as necessary.

(b)  The appropriations in classes 047 and 048 for the maintenance of buildings and grounds shall not be transferred or expended for any other purpose and shall not lapse in the first year of the operating budget, except that appropriations for maintenance of buildings and grounds may be transferred as follows:

(1)  Appropriations in class 047-own forces maintenance-buildings and grounds may be transferred to other class 047 appropriations or to class 048-contractual maintenance- buildings and grounds appropriations.  

(2)  Appropriation in 048-contractual maintenance- buildings and grounds may be transferred to other class 048-contractual maintenance- buildings and grounds appropriations or to class 047 appropriations.

(c)  The appropriations budgeted in class 027-transfers to DoIT, class 028-transfers to general services, class 041-audit funds set aside, class 042-additional fringe benefits, class 049-transfers, class 061-unemployment compensation, class 062-workers compensation, and class 064-retiree pension benefit-health insurance, shall not be transferred or expended for any other purpose, except that agencies may transfer any portion of funds in class 027 transfers to OIT not related to IT shared services upon consultation with and approval from the CIO.  

(d)  The following account units within the department of natural and cultural resources shall be exempt from the transfer restrictions in subparagraphs (a), (b), and (c):  03-35-35-351510-3701, 03-35-35-351510-3745, 03-35-35-351510-3720, 03-35-35-351510-7300, 03-35-35-351510-3414, 03-35-35-351510-3556, 03-35-35-351510-3558, 03-35-35-351510-3484, 03-35-35-351510-3486, 03-35-35-351510-3488, 03-35-35-351510-3562, 03-35-35-351510-3415, 03-35-35-351510-3746, 03-35-35-351510-3777, 03-35-35-351510-3717, and 03-35-35-351510-3703.  

163:3  Appropriations; Transfers Authorized.  Amend RSA 9:16-a, III to read as follows:

III.  The [$75,000] $100,000 threshold under paragraphs I-II shall be applied at the accounting unit level on a cumulative basis within the fiscal year.  Once the threshold has been reached, the approval of the fiscal committee of the general court and the governor and council shall be required for subsequent transfers within the fiscal year.  

163:4  Department of Health and Human Services; Capital Budget; Appropriation; Purpose Amended.  Amend 2011, 253:1, VII, D, extended by 2013, 195:47, 60, amended by 2014, 121:3, extended by 2015, 220:23, 61, and extended by 2017, 228:22, 82, to read as follows:

D.  APS Repairs/Renovations-Roof, Windows and Curtain Wall 3,675,000

and Door Replacements or Other Related Upgrades

163:5  Capital Budget; Department of Administrative Services; Representatives Hall Project Removed.  Amend 2017, 228:1, II, B, 9 to read as follows:  

9.  [State House Representatives Hall - Paint Ceiling     665,000]

Project transferred to paragraph XIV, Legislative Branch

163:6  Total Adjusted; Capital Budget; Administrative Services.  Amend 2017, 228:1, II, total state appropriation paragraph II, to read as follows:

Total state appropriation paragraph II [$26,595,000] $25,930,000

163:7  Capital Budget; Legislative Branch; Representatives Hall Ceiling Project Added.  Amend 2017, 228:1, XIV to read as follows:  

XIV.  Legislative Branch

A.  Legislative Parking Garage Design 740,000

B.  State House Representatives Hall - Paint Ceiling $665,000

Total state appropriation paragraph XIV [$740,000] $1,405,000

163:8  Legislative Branch Capital Projects; Lapse Eliminated.  The appropriations made to the legislative branch in 2017, 228:1, XIV as amended by section 7 of this act, shall not lapse.

163:9  Department of Administrative Services; Transfer Authority; Consolidation of Human Resources and Payroll Functions.  In order to comply with the provisions of 2017, 156:1, the commissioner of the department of administrative services is hereby authorized to transfer funds within and among all accounting units and/or expenditure class codes within the department, and is further authorized to create new class codes with the department into which funds may be transferred or placed as the commissioner deems necessary for compliance with the provisions of 2017, 156:1.  The provisions of this section shall terminate on July 1, 2019.

163:10  Repeal.  RSA 9:17-a, III, relative to the exemption of the department of health and human services from certain transfer procedures, is repealed.

163:11  Effective Date.  

I.  RSA 9:16-a, II-a(a)-(b) as inserted by section 2 of the bill shall take effect July 1, 2018.

II.  RSA 9:16-a, II-a(c)-(d) as inserted by section 2 of the bill shall take effect July 1, 2019.

III.  Section 3 of this act shall take effect July 1, 2018.

IV.  Section 10 of this act shall take effect June 30, 2019.

V.  The remainder of this act shall take effect upon its passage.

 

Approved: June 06, 2018

Effective Date:

I. RSA 9:16-a, II-a(a)-(b) as inserted in section 2 shall take effect July 1, 2018.

II. RSA 9:16-a, II-a(c)-(d) as inserted by section 2 shall take effect July 1, 2019.

III. Section 3 shall take effect July 1, 2018.

IV. Section 10 shall take effect June 30, 2019.

V. Remainder shall take effect June 6, 2018

Links

SB580 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 30, 2018 Senate Hearing
Feb. 6, 2018 Senate Hearing
Feb. 6, 2018 Senate Hearing
Feb. 15, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
March 27, 2018 House Hearing
March 27, 2018 House Exec Session
March 27, 2018 House Exec Session
April 3, 2018 House Hearing
April 3, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
April 12, 2018 House Floor Vote
April 25, 2018 House Exec Session
May 2, 2018 House Floor Vote
May 17, 2018 House Floor Vote
May 23, 2018 House Floor Vote
May 23, 2018 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB580 Revision: 4127 Date: June 7, 2018, 9:56 a.m.
SB580 Revision: 3951 Date: June 6, 2018, 12:12 p.m.
SB580 Revision: 3719 Date: May 3, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
SB580 Revision: 3448 Date: April 12, 2018, 11:15 a.m.
SB580 Revision: 3080 Date: Feb. 16, 2018, 8:53 a.m.
SB580 Revision: 2951 Date: Jan. 17, 2018, 8:47 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and Referred to Finance; SJ 2
Jan. 30, 2018 ==CANCELLED== Hearing: 01/30/2018, Room 103, SH, 01:45 pm; SC 5
Feb. 6, 2018 Hearing: 02/06/2018, Room 103, SH, 01:00 pm; SC 6
Feb. 6, 2018 Hearing: 02/06/2018, Room 103, SH, 01:05 pm, on proposed amendment # 2018-0367s; SC 6
Feb. 15, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0506s, 02/15/2018; SC 7
Feb. 15, 2018 Committee Amendment # 2018-0506s, AA, VV; 02/15/2018; SJ 4
Feb. 15, 2018 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2018-0506s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 02/15/2018; SJ 4
March 7, 2018 Introduced 03/07/2018 and referred to Public Works and Highways HJ 7 P. 53
March 27, 2018 Public Hearing: 03/27/2018 01:00 PM LOB 201
March 27, 2018 Public Hearing on non-germane Amendment # 2018-1184h: 03/27/2018 01:20 PM LOB 201
March 27, 2018 ==RECESSED== Executive Session: 03/27/2018 01:30 PM LOB 201
April 3, 2018 Public Hearing on Amendment # 2018-1252h: 04/03/2018 10:00 AM LOB 201
April 3, 2018 ==CONTINUED== Executive Session: 04/03/2018 LOB 201
April 12, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-1327h (NT) for 04/12/2018 (Vote 20-0; CC) HC 14 P. 6
Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-1327h (NT) (Vote 20-0; CC)
April 12, 2018 Amendment # 2018-1327h: AA VV 04/12/2018 HJ 12 P. 7
April 12, 2018 Ought to Pass with Amendment 1327h: MA VV 04/12/2018 HJ 12 P. 7
April 12, 2018 Referred to Finance 04/12/2018 HJ 12 P. 8
April 18, 2018 Subcommittee Work Session: 04/18/2018 02:00 PM LOB 210-211
April 24, 2018 Division I Work Session: 04/24/2018 11:00 AM LOB 212
April 25, 2018 Executive Session: 04/25/2018 10:00 AM LOB 210-211
Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-1725h (NT) (Vote 26-0; RC)
May 2, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-1725h (NT) for 05/02/2018 (Vote 26-0; RC) HC 17 P. 22
May 3, 2018 Amendment # 2018-1725h: AA VV 05/03/2018
May 3, 2018 Ought to Pass with Amendment 1725h: MA VV 05/03/2018
May 10, 2018 Sen. Daniels Moved to Concur with the House Amendment, MA, VV; 05/10/2018; SJ 17
May 10, 2018 Sen. Daniels Moved Reconsideration on the Concur vote, MA, VV; 05/10/2018; SJ 17
May 10, 2018 Sen. Daniels Moved to Concur with the House Amendment, MF, VV; 05/10/2018; SJ 17
May 10, 2018 Sen. Daniels Moved Nonconcur with the House Amendment; Requests C of C, MA, VV; 05/10/2018; SJ 17
May 10, 2018 President Appoints: Senators Daniels, Giuda, Feltes; 05/10/2018; SJ 17
May 10, 2018 House Accedes to Senate Request for CofC (Rep. B. Griffin): MA VV 05/10/2018
May 10, 2018 Speaker Appoints: Reps. McConkey, Milz, L. Ober, Cloutier 05/10/2018
May 16, 2018 ==TIME CHANGE== Committee of Conference Meeting: 05/16/2018, 12:30 pm, Room 103, SH ==RECESSED==
May 10, 2018 Conferee Change: Rep. Jack Replaces Rep. Cloutier 05/10/2018
May 17, 2018 ==RECONVENE== Committee of Conference Meeting: 05/17/2018, 11:00 am, Room 100, SH
May 17, 2018 Conference Committee Report # 2018-2075c Filed 05/17/2018; House Amendment + New Amendment
May 23, 2018 Conference Committee Report 2075c: Adopted, VV 05/23/2018
May 23, 2018 Conference Committee Report # 2018-2075c, Adopted, VV; 05/23/2018; SJ 18
May 23, 2018 Enrolled Bill Amendment # 2018-2120e: AA VV 05/23/2018
May 23, 2018 Enrolled Bill Amendment # 2018-2120e Adopted, VV, (In recess of 05/23/2018); SJ 18
May 23, 2018 Enrolled 05/23/2018
May 23, 2018 Enrolled (In recess 05/23/2018); SJ 18
June 6, 2018 Signed by the Governor on 06/06/2018; Chapter 0163
July 1, 2018 I. RSA 9:16-a, II-a (a)-(b) as inserted in section 2, shall take effect 07/01/2018
April 1, 2019 II. RSA 9:16-a, II-a (c)-(d) as inserted in section 2, shall take effect 04/01/2019
July 1, 2018 III. Section 3 shall take effect 07/01/2018
June 30, 2019 IV. Section 10 shall take effect 06/30/2019
June 6, 2018 V. Remainder shall take effect 06/06/2018