5092-S AMS WILJ S2479.1
SSB 5092 - S AMD 520
By Senator Wilson, J.
On page 240, line 22, decrease the General Fund—State Appropriation (FY 2022) by $447,000
On page 240, line 23, decrease the General Fund—State Appropriation (FY 2023) by $453,000
Adjust the total appropriation accordingly.
On page 243, beginning on line 3, after "(11)" strike all material through "fisheries" on line 27 and insert "$553,000 of the general fund—state appropriation for fiscal year 2022 and $547,000 of the general fund—state appropriation for fiscal year 2023 are provided solely for the department to reduce the number of commercial gillnet fishing licenses on the Columbia river through a voluntary buy-back program with the goal of purchasing approximately 100 licenses"
EFFECT: Changes the language pertaining to a gill net license buy-back program to what was in the Governor's proposed operating budget, removes language limiting Department of Fish and Wildlife authorizations for mainstem gill and drift net fisheries, and decreases funding.
EXPENDITURE EFFECT (2021-2023): $(900,000) Near General Fund—State/$(900,000) Total Funds
FOUR-YEAR OUTLOOK EXPENDITURE EFFECT: $(900,000) Near General Fund—State
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