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Wyoming Prepardness Bill!!!

Posted by on Feb. 28, 2012 at 7:51 AM
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http://www.glennbeck.com/2012/02/27/media-mocks-wyoming-for-preparation-doomsday-bill/

Here is the bill:

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HOUSE BILL NO. HB0085

Government continuity.

Sponsored by: Representative(s) Miller, Burkhart, Davison,

Edmonds, Jaggi, Kroeker, McKim, Peasley,

Quarberg and Teeters and Senator(s) Jennings

and Peterson

A BILL

for

1 AN ACT relating to governmental studies; providing for a

2 task force to study governmental continuity in case of a

3 disruption in federal government operations; providing for

4 a report; providing appropriations; and providing for an

5 effective date.

6

7

Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Wyoming:

8

9

Section 1.

10

11 (a) There is created a government continuity task

12 force consisting of the following members:

13

14 (i) Two (2) senators appointed by the president

15 of the senate;

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2 (ii) Two (2) representatives appointed by the

3 speaker of the house;

4

5 (iii) The director of the department of homeland

6 security or his designee;

7

8 (iv) The attorney general or his designee;

9

10 (v) The adjutant general or his designee;

11

12 (vi) The director of the department of

13 agriculture or his designee; and

14

15 (vii) The director of the oil and gas

16 conservation commission or his designee.

17

18 (b) The task force shall study potential impacts on

19 Wyoming of, and preparation of the government and the

20 people of Wyoming for, a potential disruption of the United

21 States federal government including, but not limited to:

22

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1 (i) Potential effects of the rapid decline of

2 the United States dollar and the ability to quickly provide

3 an alternative currency;

4

5 (ii) Potential effects of a situation in which

6 the federal government has no effective power or authority

7 over the people of the United States;

8

9 (iii) Potential effects of a constitutional

10 crisis;

11

12 (iv) Coordination between the governor's office,

13 Wyoming national guard and any federal military in Wyoming;

14

15 (v) Potential effects of a disruption in food

16 distribution;

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18 (vi) Potential effects of a disruption in energy

19 distribution.

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21 (c) The task force shall submit a report and

22 recommendations with respect to the issues specified in

23 subsection (b) of this section to the governor and the

24 legislature by December 1, 2012.

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2 (d) Members of the task force who are legislators

3 shall be paid salary, per diem and mileage as provided in

4 W.S. 28-5-101 for their official duties as members of the

5 task force. Members of the task force who are state

6 employees shall not be paid any additional salary for their

7 official duties as members of the task force. The

8 legislative service office shall staff the task force.

9

10 (e) There is appropriated from the general fund:

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12 (i) Eighteen thousand dollars ($18,000.00) to

13 the legislative service office for purposes of this act and

14 payment of salary, per diem and mileage for legislative

15 task force members;

16

17 (ii) Fourteen thousand dollars ($14,000.00) to

18 the governor's office for payment of authorized per diem

19 and mileage for nonlegislative task force members.

20

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1 Section 2. This act is effective immediately upon

2 completion of all acts necessary for a bill to become law

3 as provided by Article 4, Section 8 of the Wyoming

4 Constitution.

5

6 (END)

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othermom
by Member on Feb. 28, 2012 at 9:22 AM

interesting

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