Health and Safety
§ 23-25-32 Budget Receipt and
disposition of funds.
(a) The director shall include in the annual budget sums of money necessary: to
carry out the pesticide control program as required by this chapter and the EPA
approved plan for certifying applicators, for the registration of pesticides,
for office and other expenses including travel necessary for inspection and
enforcement, and to employ sufficient employees to effectively carry out the
provisions of this chapter.
(b) All money received by the director under the provisions
of this chapter, 23-25-12(b)(2), 23-25-13(b)(3), 23-25-14(b)(3), and
23-25-15(c)(5) shall be deposited into the general treasury as general revenues.
(c) All money received by the director as federal
grants-in-aid, contracts, and the like, to assist the state in carrying out a
certification program shall be deposited into the general treasury to the
credit of a special fund to be used only for carrying out the provisions of
(d) All money appropriated for the pesticide enforcement and
certification program shall be made available immediately and are specifically
appropriated to the director for the following purposes:
(1) To support the pesticide enforcement and certification
(2) For payment of ancillary services, personnel, and
equipment incurred to carry out the purposes of pesticide enforcement and
History of Section.
(P.L. 1976, ch. 191, § 2; G.L. 1956, § 23-41.1-32; P.L. 1979, ch. 39,
§ 1; P.L. 1992, ch. 133, art. 22, § 3; P.L. 1995, ch. 370, art. 40,