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4777Type of Legislation: Joint Resolution JRIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 20000307Primary Sponsor: Ways and Means Committee HWM 30All Sponsors: Ways and Means CommitteeDrafted Document Number: l:\council\bills\bbm\9315htc00.docResiding Body: SenateCurrent Committee: Finance Committee 06 SFDate of Last Amendment: 20000322Subject: Surplus Revenue Appropriations, Acts Cited By Popular NameHistory Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ ______________________________________ _______ ____________ Senate 20000328 Introduced, read first time, 06 SF referred to Committee House 20000323 Read third time, sent to Senate House 20000322 Amended, read second time House 20000307 Introduced, read first time Versions of This Bill Revised on March 7, 2000 - Word format Revised on March 22, 2000 - Word format
March 22, 2000
S. Printed 3/22/00--H.
Read the first time March 7, 2000.
TO APPROPRIATE SURPLUS GENERAL FUND REVENUES AND TO TRANSFER TO THE GENERAL FUND OF THE STATE A PORTION OF VIDEO POKER LICENSE FEE REVENUES RETAINED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE.
Amend Title To Conform
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. The sources of general fund revenues appropriated in Section 3 of this joint resolution are as follows:
Fiscal year 1998-99 cash surplus $82,879,796
Shifting of video poker license refunds (18,400,000)
Lapse of video poker monitoring fees 5,872,633
TOTAL All Sources $70,352,429
SECTION 2. An amount not exceeding $5,872,633 retained by the Department of Revenue pursuant to Section 12-21-2720(F) of the 1976 Code as that provision existed before July 1, 2000, lapses to the general fund of the State.
SECTION 3. The following sums are appropriated or transferred, as applicable from the general fund of the State for the purposes stated:
(1) General Reserve Fund
Transfer $ 2,545,350
(2) Aid to Subdivisions - State Treasurer
Local Government Fund 3,818,025
(3) Adjutant General
Hurricane Floyd - Matching Funds for
FEMA Assistance 11,467,088
(3.1) (Local Government Grant Fund Reimbursement) From the funds appropriated for Hurricane Floyd - Matching Funds for FEMA Assistance, $5,250,000 must be transferred to the State Budget and Control Board, Division of Regional Development to reimburse the Local Government Grant Fund for the monies borrowed from the fund to match federal funds available through FEMA for costs associated with Hurricane Floyd.
(4) State Department of Education
Instructional Materials 3,000,199
(5) Commission on Higher Education
Performance Funding 37,361,337
(6) Department of Agriculture
Lab Services Renovations 38,000
(7) Department of Agriculture
Quality Program 20,000
(8) Department of Natural Resources
Game: Operating and Personnel Costs 250,000
(9) Department of Probation, Parole, and
Contract Bedspace 150,000
(10) Department of Juvenile Justice
Operating Funds for Northeast Center 758,405
(11) Department of Juvenile Justice
Addition of Female Units to Regional
and Evaluation Centers 678,000
(12) Workers Compensation Commission
Self-Insurance Program Audit Function 15,000
(13) House of Representatives
Operating Expenses 150,000
(14) Election Commission
2000 General Election 2,969,100
(15) Election Commission
Poll Managers Increase 131,925
(16) Budget and Control Board
Division of Operations-Hurricane Evacuation
Improvements - 800 MHz
Communication System 3,000,000
(16.1) (800 MHz Communication System) The funds appropriated to the Budget and Control Board, Division of Operations for Hurricane Evacuation Improvements - 800 MHz Communication System, must be used to facilitate the implementation of the state public safety radio communications network along the coastal region of the State.
(16.2) Department of Transportation
Hurricane Evacuation Communications 2,000,000
(16.3) (DOT: Hurricane Evacuation Communications) Of the two million dollars ($2,000,000) appropriated to the Department of Transportation for hurricane evacuation improvements, $12,000 must be utilized in conjunction with the Department of Public Safety, the Emergency Preparedness Division, and ETV for the production of public service announcements for television and radio broadcast during evacuations and $110,000 must be transferred to the Department of Public Safety and utilized to establish a computer link between the Highway Patrol Traffic Czar and the coastal EOC offices and a public information web site. The remainder must be utilized by the Department of Transportation to purchase portable variable message boards and portable highway advisory radio transmitters to be used along disaster evacuation routes.
(17) Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism
Alternative Funding 2,000,000
SECTION 4. Unexpended funds appropriated pursuant to this joint resolution may be carried forward to succeeding fiscal years and used for the same purposes.
SECTION 5. This joint resolution takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
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