March 16, 2011(Key vote)
Title: Budget Proposal
Vote Smart's Synopsis:
Vote to pass a bill that appropriates funds for the state's departments and institutions.
Specifies that the money appropriated in this act shall not be spent for personal services or employee-related expenditures of state employees, unless they are a part of the inmate construction program for correctional facilities (Sec. 6).
Specifies that if a new capital project has an estimated cost of more than $250,000, then the joint committee on capital review shall review the scope, purpose, and estimated cost of the new project (Sec. 8).