10-4-304. (Temporary) Establishment of 9-1-1 accounts. (1) There is established in the state special revenue fund an account for fees collected for 9-1-1 services pursuant to 10-4-201.
(2) Except as provided in subsection (5), funds in the account are statutorily appropriated to the department, as provided in 17-7-502. Except as provided in subsection (3), funds that are not used for the administration of this chapter by the department, used for public safety radio communications, if allowable, or transferred in accordance with subsection (5) are allocated as follows:
(a) 75% of the account must be deposited in an account for distribution to local and tribal government entities that host public safety answering points in accordance with 10-4-305 and with rules adopted by the department in accordance with 10-4-108; and
(b) 25% of the account must be deposited in an account for distribution in the form of grants to private telecommunications providers, local or tribal government entities that host public safety answering points, or both in accordance with 10-4-306.
(3) All money received by the department of revenue pursuant to 10-4-201 must be paid to the state treasurer for deposit in the appropriate account.
(4) The accounts established in subsections (1) and (2) retain interest earned from the investment of money in the accounts.
(5) Each fiscal year from July 1, 2021, through June 30, 2030, the state treasurer shall transfer $450,000 from the account established in subsection (1) to the 9-1-1 GIS mapping account established in 10-4-310 by August 15 of each fiscal year. (Terminates July 1, 2031--sec. 8, Ch. 200, L. 2021.)