H.B. No. 0229

Court security reimbursement.


Sponsored By:        Representative(s) Brown


AN ACT relating to court security; providing for the reimbursement of counties for additional costs incurred during high profile cases; providing an appropriation and for a continuous appropriation; and providing for an effective date.


1/19/2009   Bill Number Assigned

1/20/2009   H Received for Introduction

1/21/2009   H Introduced and Referred to H01

1/29/2009   H01 Recommended Amend and Do Pass



Ayes:  Representative(s) Bagby, Barbuto, Cannady, Gingery, Mercer, Patton, Peasley and Quarberg

Nays:  Representative(s) Throne

Ayes 8    Nays 1    Excused 0    Absent 0    Conflicts 0


1/29/2009   H Rereferred to H02

2/2/2009    H02 Recommended Do Pass



Ayes:  Representative(s) Berger, Hammons, Harshman, Jorgensen, Pedersen, Philp and Steward

Ayes 7    Nays 0    Excused 0    Absent 0    Conflicts 0


2/2/2009    H Placed on General File



Page 1-line 3           Delete "providing rulemaking authority;".

Page 1-line 4           Delete "providing for reports;".

Page 2-line 4           Delete "court security commission" insert "supreme court".

Page 2-line 12          Delete ", as" insert ";".

Page 2-lines 13 through 22    Delete.

Page 3-line 1           Delete "(D)" insert "(B)".

Page 3-line 2           Delete ", provided the" insert ".".

page 3-lines 3 through 24     Delete.

Page 2-line 2           Delete "3" insert  "2".

Page 4-line 16          Delete "4" insert  "3".  GINGERY, CHAIRMAN



Page 1-line 1           Delete "grants to".

Page 1-line 2           Delete "reimburse" insert "the reimbursement of".

Page 1-line 4           After "appropriation" insert "and for a continuous appropriation".

Page 1-line 12          Delete "grants to local courts" insert "reimbursement for expenses".

Page 2-line 2           After "account." insert "Monies in the account are continuously appropriated to the Wyoming supreme court to be expended as provided in this section."

Page 2-line 4           Delete ":" insert "establish criteria for distributing funds from the high profile case contingency account to counties for the purpose of compensating counties for increased court security costs incurred due to high profile cases.  Before distributing funds to any county, the supreme court shall enter into a memorandum of understanding with the county which provides for the use of the funds and specifies obligations for reimbursement.".

Page 2-lines 6 through 12     Delete entirely including the standing committee amendment (HB0229HS001/A) to these lines.

Page 3-lines 1 and 2    Delete entirely including the standing committee amendment (HB0229HS001/A) to these lines. 

Page 4-line 8           Delete "grants" insert "payments made to counties"

Page 4-line 12          After "purpose" insert "." and delete balance of the line.

Page 4-lines 13 and 14  Delete.  BROWN


2/4/2009    H Passed CoW

2/5/2009    H Passed 2nd Reading

2/6/2009    H Passed 3rd Reading



Ayes:  Representative(s) Anderson, R., Bagby, Barbuto, Berger, Blake, Bonner, Brechtel, Brown, Buchanan, Byrd, Cannady, Carson, Childers, Cohee, Connolly, Craft, Davison, Diercks, Edmonds, Esquibel, K., Gilmore, Gingery, Goggles, Hales, Hallinan, Hammons, Harshman, Harvey, Illoway, Jaggi, Jorgensen, Landon, Lockhart, Lubnau, Madden, McKim, McOmie, Mercer, Meyer, Miller, Millin, Moniz, Patton, Peasley, Pedersen, Petersen, Philp, Quarberg, Roscoe, Semlek, Shepperson, Simpson, Steward, Stubson, Teeters, Thompson, Throne, Wallis, Zwonitzer, Dn. and Zwonitzer, Dv..

Ayes 60    Nays 0    Excused 0    Absent 0    Conflicts 0


2/10/2009   S Received for Introduction

2/10/2009   S Introduced and Referred to S01

2/13/2009   S01 Recommended Do Pass



Ayes:  Senator(s) Decaria, Perkins, Ross and Sessions

Excused:  Senator(s) Burns

Ayes 4    Nays 0    Excused 1    Absent 0    Conflicts 0


2/13/2009   S Placed on General File

2/13/2009   S Rereferred to S02

2/19/2009   S02 Recommended Do Pass



Ayes:  Senator(s) Massie, Peterson and Townsend

Nays:  Senator(s) Meier and Nicholas

Ayes 3    Nays 2    Excused 0    Absent 0    Conflicts 0


2/19/2009   S Placed on General File; Did Not Consider in CoW