House Bill 16 (2021): Disaster Emergency, Governor

House Bill 16 (H0016) seeks to restore the balance of powers away from the Governor and to the legislature.  It limits the length of a disaster to 30 days, guarantees the right to work, and the right to worship in a state of emergency.  It also restricts the Governor’s ability to suspend elements of Idaho’s code during an emergency.

Bill Details

Title: Disaster Emergency, Governor

Text | Statement of Purpose

Status: Introduced (updated: 01.21.2021)

Sponsor: Representative Jason Monks

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