House Caucus Report, February 17-21

HB 744, the Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Sponsor: Speaker David Ralston (HD-7) Passed: February 18, 2014 by a vote of 169-4 Summary: $20.8 billion budget that funds state operation from July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015. Breakdown of designated revenue: 54.1 % for Education 23.1% for Health and Human Services agencies 8.4% for public safety agencies HB 875: The Safe Carry Protection Act Sponsor: Rep. Rick Jasperse (HD-11) Passed: February 18, 2014 by a vote of 119-56 Gives local…