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SCS CSHB 100(FIN): "An Act making appropriations for the operating and loan program expenses of state government, for certain programs, and to capitalize funds; making appropriations under art. IX, sec. 17(c), Constitution of the State of Alaska, from the constitutional budget reserve fund; and providing for an effective date."

00 SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 100(FIN)                                                                            
01 "An Act making appropriations for the operating and loan program expenses of                                            
02 state government, for certain programs, and to capitalize funds; making                                                 
03 appropriations under art. IX, sec. 17(c), Constitution of the State of Alaska, from                                     
04 the constitutional budget reserve fund; and providing for an effective date."                                           
05 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA:                                                                
06    * Section 1.  Included within the general fund amounts appropriated in this Act, the                                 
07 following amounts are from the unreserved special accounts in the general fund:                                         
08 Highway fuel tax account (AS 43.40.010(g)) $25,500,000                                                                  
09 Aviation fuel tax account (AS 43.40.010(e)) 7,000,000                                                                   
10    * Sec. 2.  Except for receipts of the fish and game fund (AS 16. 05.100), federal or other                           
11 program receipts as defined under AS 37.05.146 that exceed the amounts appropriated in this                             
12 Act are appropriated conditioned upon compliance with the program review provisions of                                  
13 AS 37.07.080(h).  Amounts appropriated from the fish and game fund (AS 16.05.100) in this                               
14 Act are limited to the amounts stated in this Act.                                                                      
01    * Sec. 3.  If federal or other program receipts as defined under AS 37.05.146 exceed the                             
02 estimates appropriated by this Act, the appropriation from state funds for the affected program                         
03 may be reduced by the amount of the excess if the reductions are consistent with applicable                             
04 federal statutes.                                                                                                       
05    * Sec. 4.  Except as provided in sec. 5 of this Act, if federal or other program receipts as                         
06 defined under AS 37.05.146 fall short of the estimates appropriated by this Act, the affected                           
07 appropriation is reduced by the amount of the shortfall in receipts.                                                    
08    * Sec. 5.  If the federal receipts under 42 U.S.C. 1397 - 1397f (Title XX of the Social                              
09 Security Act) fall short of the estimate, the amount of the shortfall, not to exceed $6,310,800,                        
10 is appropriated from the general fund.                                                                                  
11    * Sec. 6.  (a)  Amounts necessary to fund the uses of the state insurance catastrophe reserve                        
12 account described in AS 37.05.289(a) are appropriated from that account to the Department                               
13 of Administration.                                                                                                      
14  (b)  Amounts equivalent to the amounts to be received in settlement of insurance                                       
15 claims for losses and the amounts to be received as recovery for losses are appropriated from                           
16 the general fund to the state insurance catastrophe reserve account established by                                      
17 AS 37.05.289.                                                                                                           
18  (c)  Amounts equivalent to the amounts to be received in settlement of claims against                                  
19 bonds guaranteeing the reclamation of state land are appropriated from the general fund to the                          
20 agency secured by the bond.  This appropriation is made for the purpose of reclaiming state                             
21 land affected by a use covered by the bond.                                                                             
22  (d)  The appropriations made in (b) and (c) of this section are contingent upon                                        
23 compliance with the program review provisions of AS 37.07.080(h).                                                       
24    * Sec. 7.  The amount required to pay interest on revenue anticipation notes issued by the                           
25 commissioner of revenue under AS 43.08 is appropriated from the general fund to the                                     
26 Department of Revenue for payment of interest on revenue anticipation notes issued by the                               
27 commissioner of revenue under AS 43.08.                                                                                 
28    * Sec. 8.  The amount required to be paid by the state for the principal of and interest on                          
29 all issued and outstanding state-guaranteed bonds is appropriated from the general fund to the                          
30 state bond committee to make all payments by the state required under its guarantee for                                 
31 principal and interest.                                                                                                 
01    * Sec. 9.  The sum of $5,793,767 is appropriated from the international airports revenue                             
02 fund (AS 37.15.430) to the state bond committee for payment of debt service and trustee fees                            
03 on outstanding international airports revenue bonds.                                                                    
04    * Sec. 10.  (a)  The sum of $9,628,221 is appropriated from the general fund to the Alaska                           
05 debt retirement fund (AS 37.15.011).                                                                                    
06  (b)  The sum of $9,628,221 is appropriated from the Alaska debt retirement fund                                        
07 (AS 37.15.011) to the state bond committee for lease payments to the Alaska Housing Finance                             
08 Corporation, City of Seward, City of Kenai, the Department of Natural Resources, and the                                
09 Alaska court system.                                                                                                    
10    * Sec. 11. (a)  The sum of $19,451,996 is appropriated from the general fund to the Alaska                           
11 debt retirement fund (AS 37.15.011).                                                                                    
12  (b)  The sum of $19,451,996 is appropriated from the Alaska debt retirement fund                                       
13 (AS 37.15.011) to the state bond committee for payment of debt service and trustee fees on                              
14 state general obligation bonds.                                                                                         
15  (c)  The sum of $1,885,287 is appropriated from the Alaska debt retirement fund                                        
16 (AS 37.15.011) to the state bond committee for payment of debt service and trustee fees on                              
17 state general obligation bonds.                                                                                         
18    * Sec. 12.  The amount authorized for transfer by the Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation                              
19 under AS 37.13.145(b) is appropriated from the earnings reserve account (AS 37.13.145) to                               
20 the dividend fund (AS 43.23.045(a)) for the payment of permanent fund dividends and                                     
21 administrative and associated costs.                                                                                    
22    * Sec. 13.  (a)  Subject to (e) of this section, the sum of $2,703,700 is appropriated from                          
23 the dividend fund (AS 43.23.045) to the Department of Corrections for fiscal year 1996 for                              
24 operation of statewide institutions.                                                                                    
25  (b)  Subject to (e) of this section, if the amount in the dividend fund (AS 43.23.045)                                 
26 that would have been paid to individuals who are ineligible to receive dividends under                                  
27 AS 43.23.005(d) if they had been eligible exceeds the amount appropriated from the dividend                             
28 fund under (a) of this section, the difference between those two amounts is appropriated to the                         
29 Department of Corrections for statewide operations for fiscal year 1996.                                                
30  (c)  Subject to (e) of this section, if the amount in the dividend fund (AS 43.23.045)                                 
31 that would have been paid to individuals who are ineligible to receive dividends under                                  
01 AS 43.23.005(d) if they had been eligible is less than the amount appropriated from the                                 
02 dividend fund under (a) of this section, the amount appropriated under (a) of this section is                           
03 reduced by the amount of the difference.                                                                                
04  (d)  Subject to (e) of this section, the general fund appropriation to the Department of                               
05 Corrections for statewide operations made in sec. 44 of this Act for fiscal year 1996 is                                
06 reduced by an amount equal to that appropriated under (b) of this section.                                              
07  (e)  The appropriations made by this section are contingent upon the passage in 1995                                   
08 by the Nineteenth Alaska State Legislature and enactment into law of a bill amending                                    
09 AS 43.23.028(b) to provide that disclosure of certain appropriations from the dividend fund                             
10 is not required if the amount appropriated for those appropriations during a fiscal year does                           
11 not exceed the amount that would have been paid in that same fiscal year to persons who are                             
12 ineligible to receive dividends under AS 43.23.005(d) if they had been eligible.                                        
13    * Sec. 14.  The amount calculated under AS 37.13.145 to offset the effect of inflation on                            
14 the principal of the Alaska permanent fund is appropriated to the principal of the Alaska                               
15 permanent fund from the balance in the earnings reserve account (AS 37.13.145) of the Alaska                            
16 permanent fund that remains after money is transferred to the dividend fund under sec. 12 of                            
17 this Act.                                                                                                               
18    * Sec. 15.  The interest earned during fiscal year 1996 on revenue from the sources set out                          
19 in AS 37.13.010 while the revenue is held in trust, escrow, or otherwise before receipt of the                          
20 revenue by the state is appropriated to the principal of the Alaska permanent fund.                                     
21    * Sec. 16.  The amount required to be deposited under AS 37.13.010(a)(1) and (2) during                              
22 fiscal year 1996 is appropriated to the principal of the Alaska permanent fund in satisfaction                          
23 of that requirement.                                                                                                    
24    * Sec. 17.  The lapsing balance of the employment assistance and training program fund                               
25 (sec. 3, ch. 95, SLA 1989, as amended by sec. 33, ch. 2, FSSSLA 1992) on June 30, 1995,                                 
26 is appropriated to the unemployment compensation fund (AS 23.20.130) on July 1, 1995.                                   
27    * Sec. 18.  (a)  Except as provided in (b) and (c) of this section, all unrestricted mortgage                        
28 loan interest payments and all other unrestricted receipts, including, without limitation,                              
29 mortgage loan commitment fees, received by or accrued to the Alaska Housing Finance                                     
30 Corporation during the fiscal year 1996, and all income earned on assets of the corporation                             
31 during that period, are appropriated to the Alaska housing finance revolving fund                                       
01 (AS 18.56.082) for the purposes described in AS 18.56.                                                                  
02  (b)  All unrestricted mortgage loan interest payments and all other unrestricted receipts,                             
03 including, without limitation, mortgage loan commitment fees, received by or accrued to the                             
04 housing assistance loan fund (AS 18.56.420) in the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation                                   
05 during the fiscal year 1996, and all income earned on assets of that fund during that period,                           
06 are appropriated to the housing assistance loan fund in the Alaska Housing Finance                                      
07 Corporation for the purposes of that fund.                                                                              
08  (c)  All unrestricted mortgage loan interest payments and all other unrestricted receipts,                             
09 including, without limitation, mortgage loan commitment fees, received by or accrued to the                             
10 senior housing revolving fund (AS 18.56.710) in the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation                                  
11 during the fiscal year 1996, and all income earned on assets of that fund during that period,                           
12 are appropriated to the senior housing revolving fund in the Alaska Housing Finance                                     
13 Corporation for the purposes of that fund.                                                                              
14  (d)  The sum of $70,000,000 from the available unrestricted cash in the general                                        
15 account of the revolving fund, Alaska Housing Finance Corporation, is anticipated to be                                 
16 transferred by the direction of the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation board to the general                             
17 fund.  The funds shall be deposited to the general fund when received during fiscal year 1996.                          
18  (e)  The sum of $110,000,000 from the available unrestricted cash in the general                                       
19 account of the revolving fund, Alaska Housing Finance Corporation, is anticipated to be                                 
20 transferred by the direction of the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation board to the general                             
21 fund.  The funds shall be deposited to the general fund when received during fiscal year 1996.                          
22  (f)  Subsection (d) of this section takes effect only if the appropriation in this Act that                            
23 appropriates the amount necessary to balance revenue and general fund appropriations from                               
24 the budget reserve fund (art. IX, sec. 17, Constitution of the State of Alaska) to the general                          
25 fund (sec. 43(b) of this Act) is approved by the affirmative vote of at least three-fourths of                          
26 the members of each house of the legislature and the appropriation is enacted into law.                                 
27 Subsection (e) of this section takes effect only if the appropriation made by (d) of this section                       
28 does not take effect.                                                                                                   
29  (g)  The appropriations made by (a) - (c) of this section are contingent upon                                          
30 compliance with the program review provisions of AS 37.07.080(h).                                                       
31    * Sec. 19.  (a)  The sum of $9,000,000 is appropriated from federal receipts to the disaster                         
01 relief fund (AS 26.23.300).                                                                                             
02  (b)  It is the intent of the legislature that funding necessary to meet the disaster relief                            
03 responsibilities of the Department of Military and Veterans' Affairs will continue to be made                           
04 available through the disaster declaration process outlined in the current funding agreement.                           
05 During the 1996 legislative session, the department shall submit a supplemental appropriation                           
06 request for fiscal year 1996 disaster relief costs.                                                                     
07    * Sec. 20.  The fiscal year 1996 general fund receipts of the tank registration fee program                          
08 under AS 46.03.385 are appropriated to the storage tank assistance fund (AS 46.03.410).                                 
09    * Sec. 21.  (a)  The balance of the oil and hazardous substance release prevention mitigation                        
10 account (AS 46.08.020(b)) in the general fund on July 1, 1995, not otherwise appropriated by                            
11 (b) and (c) of this section, is appropriated to the oil and hazardous substance release                                 
12 prevention account (AS 46.08.010(a)(1)) in the oil and hazardous substance release prevention                           
13 and response fund (AS 46.08.010).                                                                                       
14  (b)  The sum of $3,591,300 is appropriated from the oil and hazardous substance                                        
15 release prevention mitigation account (AS 46.08.020(b)) on July 1, 1995, to the storage tank                            
16 assistance fund (AS 46.03.410) for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1996.                                                
17  (c)  The sum of $1,600,000 is appropriated from the oil and hazardous substance                                        
18 release prevention mitigation account (AS 46.08.020(b)) on July 1, 1995, to the Department                              
19 of Community and Regional Affairs for grants for the bulk fuel system repair and upgrade                                
20 program.                                                                                                                
21    * Sec. 22.  The balance in the oil and hazardous substance release response mitigation                               
22 account (AS 46.08.025(b)) in the general fund on July 1, 1995, is appropriated to the oil and                           
23 hazardous substance release response account (AS 46.08.010(a)(2)) in the oil and hazardous                              
24 substance release prevention and response fund (AS 46.08.010).                                                          
25    * Sec. 23.  (a)  The sum of $4,015,100, derived from the surcharge collected under                                   
26 AS 43.55.201 during fiscal year 1995, is appropriated from the general fund to the oil and                              
27 hazardous substance release response account (AS 46.08.010(a)(2)) in the oil and hazardous                              
28 substance release prevention and response fund (AS 46.08.010).                                                          
29  (b)  The appropriation made by (a) of this section is based on revenue estimates.  If                                  
30 the amount in the general fund that is derived from the surcharge collected under                                       
31 AS 43.55.201 during fiscal year 1995 is greater than the appropriation made by (a) of this                              
01 section, that appropriation is increased to that greater amount.                                                        
02    * Sec. 24.  (a)  The sum of $9,875,700, derived from the surcharge collected under                                   
03 AS 43.55.300 during fiscal year 1995, is appropriated from the general fund to the oil and                              
04 hazardous substance release prevention account (AS 46.08.010(a)(1)) in the oil and hazardous                            
05 substance release prevention and response fund (AS 46.08.010).                                                          
06  (b)  The appropriation made by (a) of this section is based on revenue estimates.  If                                  
07 the amount in the general fund that is derived from the surcharge collected under                                       
08 AS 43.55.300 during fiscal year 1995 is greater than the appropriation made by (a) of this                              
09 section, that appropriation is increased to that greater amount.                                                        
10    * Sec. 25.  The sum of $21,860,400 is appropriated to the information services fund                                  
11 (AS 44.21.045) for the Department of Administration, division of information services                                   
12 programs from the following sources:                                                                                    
13 General fund program receipts             $      55,000                                                                 
14 Inter-agency receipts 21,725,400                                                                                        
15 Inter-agency receipts/oil and hazardous                                                                                 
16      substance release prevention and response fund 80,000                                                              
17    * Sec. 26.  (a)  The sum of $20,000,000 is appropriated to the Department of Law from the                            
18 following sources, for costs relating to legal proceedings and audit activity involving oil and                         
19 gas revenue due or paid to the state or state title to oil and gas land, for the fiscal year ending                     
20 June 30, 1996:                                                                                                          
21      State corporation receipts $   3,160,000                                                                           
22      Budget reserve fund (art. IX, sec. 17,                                                                             
23      Constitution of the State of Alaska) 16,840,000                                                                    
24  (b)  The appropriation made by (a) of this section from the budget reserve fund                                        
25 (art. IX, sec. 17, Constitution of the State of Alaska) is made under art. IX, sec. 17(c),                              
26 Constitution of the State of Alaska.                                                                                    
27    * Sec. 27.  (a)  The sum of $80,322,400 is appropriated from the general fund to the                                 
28 Alaska debt retirement fund (AS 37.15.011).                                                                             
29  (b)  The sum of $80,322,400 is appropriated from the Alaska debt retirement fund                                       
30 (AS 37.15.011) to the Department of Education for state aid for costs of school construction                            
31 under AS 14.11.100.                                                                                                     
01    * Sec. 28.  An amount equal to the amount appropriated for the costs of the 1995 annual                              
02 governor's safety conference (sec. 28, ch. 3, FSSLA 1994), plus the fiscal year 1995 program                            
03 receipts of the Safety Advisory Council (AS 18.60.830), less the amount expended or                                     
04 obligated for expenditure for the costs of the 1995 annual governor's safety conference, is                             
05 appropriated from the general fund to the Safety Advisory Council for costs of the 1996                                 
06 annual governor's safety conference.                                                                                    
07    * Sec. 29.  The amount required to pay claims awarded under AS 08.88.470 is appropriated                             
08 from the real estate surety fund (AS 08.88.450) to the Department of Commerce and                                       
09 Economic Development, division of occupational licensing, to pay claims awarded under                                   
10 AS 08.88.470.                                                                                                           
11    * Sec. 30.  The balance on June 30, 1995, of the Alaska Public Utilities Commission                                  
12 program receipts account for regulatory cost charges under AS 42.05.253 and AS 42.06.285                                
13 for fiscal year 1995 is appropriated to the Alaska Public Utilities Commission for fiscal year                          
14 1996 expenditures.                                                                                                      
15    * Sec. 31.  An amount equal to the fiscal year 1995 general fund receipts from the salmon                            
16 marketing tax under AS 43.76.110 and from the seafood marketing assessment under                                        
17 AS 16.51.120, less the amount of those receipts that was expended or obligated for                                      
18 expenditure during fiscal year 1995, is appropriated from the general fund to the Alaska                                
19 Seafood Marketing Institute for marketing Alaska seafood products during fiscal year 1996.                              
20    * Sec. 32.  The sum of $28,006,600 is appropriated from the general fund to the Alaska                               
21 marine highway system fund (AS 19.65.060) to continue to provide stable services to the                                 
22 public.                                                                                                                 
23    * Sec. 33.  The amount available in the four dam pool transfer fund (AS 42.45.050) during                            
24 fiscal year 1996 is appropriated to the following funds in the following percentages for the                            
25 purposes set out in AS 42.45.050:                                                                                       
26 Power cost equalization and rural electric                                                                              
27      capitalization fund (AS 42.45.100) 40 percent                                                                      
28 Southeast energy fund (AS 42.45.040) 40 percent                                                                         
29 Power project fund (AS 42.45.010) 20 percent                                                                            
30    * Sec. 34.  The sum of $9,097,800 is appropriated to the Alaska clean water fund                                     
31 (AS 46.03.032) for the Alaska clean water loan program from the following sources:                                      
01  General fund       $1,516,300                                                                                          
02  Federal receipts        7,581,500                                                                                      
03    * Sec. 35.  The amounts necessary to refund to local governments their share of taxes and                            
04 fees collected under the following programs are appropriated to the Department of Revenue                               
05 from the general fund for payment in fiscal year 1996:                                                                  
06   (1)  fisheries tax revenue for fiscal year 1995 (AS 43.75);                                                           
07   (2)  fishery resource landing tax revenue for fiscal year 1995 (AS 43.77);                                            
08   (3)  amusement and gaming tax revenue for fiscal year 1996 (AS 43.35);                                                
09   (4)  aviation fuel tax revenue for fiscal year 1996 (AS 43.40.010);                                                   
10   (5)  electric and telephone cooperative tax revenue for fiscal year 1996                                              
11 (AS 10.25.570); and                                                                                                     
12   (6)  liquor license fee revenue for fiscal year 1996 (AS 04.11).                                                      
13    * Sec. 36.  The amount equal to the salmon enhancement tax collected under AS 43.76.010                              
14 - 43.76.030 in calendar year 1994 and deposited in the general fund under AS 43.76.025(c)                               
15 is appropriated from the general fund to the Department of Commerce and Economic                                        
16 Development for payment in fiscal year 1996 to provide financing for qualified regional                                 
17 associations operating within a region designated under AS 16.10.375.                                                   
18    * Sec. 37.  The sum of $250,000 is appropriated to the Department of  Administration for                             
19 payment to the Public Safety Employees Association health trust to satisfy the monetary terms                           
20 of the collective bargaining agreement between the state and the Public Safety Employees                                
21 Association for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1996, from the following sources:                                       
22 General fund $203,600                                                                                                   
23 International airports revenue fund 46,400                                                                              
24    * Sec. 38.  (a)  Failure of the legislature to adopt a separate appropriation item to fund the                       
25 monetary terms of the collective bargaining agreement covering supervisory unit employees                               
26 negotiated between the state and the Alaska Public Employees' Association constitutes                                   
27 rejection of the monetary terms of that agreement in accordance with AS 23.40.215.  Money                               
28 appropriated in this Act may not be used to implement the negotiated monetary terms of that                             
29 agreement.                                                                                                              
30    (b)  Failure of the legislature to adopt a separate appropriation item to fund the                                   
31 monetary terms of the collective bargaining agreement covering unlicensed employees of the                              
01 Alaska marine highway system negotiated between the state and the Inlandboatmen's Union                                 
02 constitutes rejection of the monetary terms of that agreement in accordance with                                        
03 AS 23.40.215.  Money appropriated in this Act may not be used to implement the negotiated                               
04 monetary terms of that agreement.                                                                                       
05  (c)  Failure of the legislature to adopt a separate appropriation item to fund the                                     
06 monetary terms of the collective bargaining agreement covering labor trades and crafts unit                             
07 employees negotiated between the state and Public Employees' Local 71 (AFL-CIO)                                         
08 constitutes rejection of the monetary terms of that agreement in accordance with                                        
09 AS 23.40.215.  Money appropriated in this Act may not be used to implement the negotiated                               
10 monetary terms of that agreement.                                                                                       
11    * Sec. 39.  An amount equal to the amount received from the City and Borough of Sitka                                
12 in the fiscal year ending June 30, 1996, from operation of the Sitka airport under the                                  
13 agreement with the City and Borough of Sitka, not to exceed $500,000, is appropriated from                              
14 the general fund to the Department of Transportation and Public Facilities for maintenance                              
15 services at the Sitka airport.                                                                                          
16    * Sec. 40.  (a)  The unexpended and unobligated balance of the appropriation made by sec.                            
17 34(a), ch. 3, FSSLA 1994, is appropriated to the Department of Public Safety, Violent Crimes                            
18 Compensation Board, for grants and payment of claims for the fiscal year ending June 30,                                
19 1996.                                                                                                                   
20  (b)  The unexpended and unobligated balance of the appropriation made by sec. 34(b),                                   
21 ch. 3, FSSLA 1994, is appropriated to the Department of Public Safety, Council on Domestic                              
22 Violence and Sexual Assault, for grants and payment of claims for the fiscal year ending                                
23 June 30, 1996.                                                                                                          
24  (c)  Twenty-five percent of the money collected during fiscal year 1996 from day fines                                 
25 imposed under AS 12.55, less an amount equal to the amount expended or obligated under                                  
26 sec. 34(a), ch. 3, FSSLA 1994, or under (a) of this section, is appropriated to the Department                          
27 of Public Safety, Violent Crimes Compensation Board, for grants and payment of claims.                                  
28  (d)  Twenty-five percent of the money collected during fiscal year 1996 from day fines                                 
29 imposed under AS 12.55, less an amount equal to the amount expended or obligated under                                  
30 sec. 34(b), ch. 3, FSSLA 1994, or under (b) of this section, is appropriated to the Department                          
31 of Public Safety, Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault, for grants and payment                               
01 of claims.                                                                                                              
02    * Sec. 41.  The sum of $437,000 is appropriated from the general fund to the Department                              
03 of Corrections for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1996, to fully fund the renegotiated contracts                       
04 of the Community Jails component, contingent upon the department securing a written                                     
05 contractual guarantee from each contracted operator of a community jail that the rates                                  
06 negotiated under the auspices of the Community Jails Task Force may not be increased and                                
07 shall remain in effect through at least July 1, 1998, and that the scope of services specified                          
08 in each contract may not be unilaterally diminished during this same time period.                                       
09    * Sec. 42.  The sum of $17,000,000 from the available unrestricted cash in the Alaska                                
10 Industrial Development and Export Authority revolving fund (AS 44.88.060) is anticipated to                             
11 be transferred by the direction of the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority                               
12 board to the general fund.  The funds shall be deposited to the general fund when received                              
13 during fiscal year 1996.                                                                                                
14    * Sec. 43.  (a)  Amounts equal to the amounts deposited in the budget reserve fund (art. IX,                         
15 sec. 17, Constitution of the State of Alaska) for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1995, by                              
16 operation of art. IX, sec. 17(d) to repay appropriations made from the budget reserve fund are                          
17 appropriated from the budget reserve fund to the funds and accounts from which they were                                
18 transferred.  The appropriations made by this section are made under art. IX, sec. 17(c),                               
19 Constitution of the State of Alaska.                                                                                    
20  (b)  If the unrestricted state revenue available for appropriation in fiscal year 1996 is                              
21 insufficient, after the appropriation to the general fund made in sec. 44 of this Act, to cover                         
22 the general fund appropriations made for fiscal year 1996, the amount necessary to balance                              
23 revenue and general fund appropriations is appropriated to the general fund from the budget                             
24 reserve fund (art. IX, sec. 17, Constitution of the State of Alaska).  If the appropriation made                        
25 by this subsection is approved by the affirmative vote of at least three-fourths of the members                         
26 of each house of the legislature, the appropriation is made under art. IX, sec. 17(c),                                  
27 Constitution of the State of Alaska.  If the appropriation made by this subsection is not                               
28 approved by at least three-fourths vote of each house of the legislature, then the appropriation                        
29 is made under art. IX, sec. 17(b), Constitution of the State of Alaska and the amount                                   
30 appropriated under this subsection is limited to the amount permitted under art. IX, sec. 17(b).                        
31    * Sec. 44.  If the unrestricted state revenue available for appropriation in the fiscal year that                    
01 ends June 30, 1996, is insufficient to cover the general fund appropriations made for that fiscal                       
02 year, the amount necessary to balance revenue and general fund appropriations is appropriated                           
03 to the general fund from the budget reserve fund (AS 37.05.540).                                                        
04    * Sec. 45.  In its review of agency operations plans prepared under AS 37.07.080, it is the                          
05 intent of the legislature that the office of management and budget control state expenditures                           
06 in order to prevent any cash or budget shortfalls over fiscal year 1996.  These controls are                            
07 intended to limit the use of the budget reserve fund (art. IX, sec. 17, Constitution of the State                       
08 of Alaska) to the greatest extent possible, and to reduce supplemental budget requests in the                           
09 Second Session of the Nineteenth Alaska State Legislature.                                                              
10    * Sec. 46.  The appropriations made by secs. 18 - 25, 32, 33, and 34 of this Act are for                             
11 capitalization of funds and do not lapse under AS 37.25.010.                                                            
12 (SECTION 47 OF THIS ACT BEGINS ON PAGE 15)