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SENATE BILL NO. 1512
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S1512......................................................by STATE AFFAIRS
ELECTIVE OFFICERS - Amends existing law to adjust the salaries for the
state elective officers for the terms commencing in January 1999.
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AYES--Boatright, Bunderson, Burtenshaw, Cameron, Crow, Danielson,
Darrington, Deide, Geddes, Hansen, Ingram, King, McLaughlin, Noh,
Parry, Richardson, Riggs, Risch, Sandy, Schroeder, Sorensen, Sweeney,
Thorne, Twiggs, Wheeler
NAYS--Branch, Frasure, Hawkins, Keough, Lee, Stennett, Whitworth
Absent and excused--Andreason, Dunklin, Ipsen
Floor Sponsor - Twiggs
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|||| LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO ||||
Fifty-fourth Legislature Second Regular Session - 1998
IN THE SENATE
SENATE BILL NO. 1512
BY STATE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
1 AN ACT
2 RELATING TO THE SALARIES OF STATE ELECTIVE OFFICERS; AMENDING SECTION 59-501,
3 IDAHO CODE, TO ADJUST SALARIES OF THE STATE ELECTIVE OFFICERS FOR THE TERM
4 COMMENCING IN JANUARY OF 1999 AND TO PROVIDE CORRECT TERMINOLOGY; AND PRO-
5 VIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
6 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho:
7 SECTION 1. That Section 59-501, Idaho Code, be, and the same is hereby
8 amended to read as follows:
9 59-501. SALARIES OF STATE ELECTIVE OFFICERS -- REGULAR PAYMENT -- TRAVEL-
10 ING EXPENSES -- FEES PROPERTY OF STATE. The governor, lieutenant governor,
11 secretary of state, state controller, state treasurer, attorney general and
12 superintendent of public instruction shall, during their continuance in
13 office, and commencing on the first Monday in January, 199 1
14 9 receive for their services compensation as follows:
15 Governor, $ 85,000 103,000 per annum;
16 Lieutenant governor, $ 22,500 26,550 per annum;
17 Secretary of state, $ 67,500 81,000 per annum;
18 State controller, $ 67,500 81,000 per annum; said
19 salary to be audited by the legislative council services
20 office ;
21 Attorney general, $ 75,000 95,000 per annum;
22 State treasurer, $ 67,500 81,000 per annum; and
23 State superintendent of public instruction, $ 67,500
24 81,000 per annum.
25 Such compensation shall be paid on regular pay periods as due out of the
26 state treasury, and shall be in full for all services by said officers respec-
27 tively rendered in any official capacity or employment whatever during their
28 respective terms of office; but no increase of compensation shall affect the
29 salaries of such officers during their present terms of office; provided, how-
30 ever, that the actual and necessary expenses of the governor, lieutenant gov-
31 ernor, secretary of state, attorney general, state controller, state trea-
32 surer, and superintendent of public instruction while traveling within the
33 state, or between points within the state, in the performance of official
34 duties, shall be allowed and paid by the state; not however, exceeding such
35 sum as shall be appropriated for such purpose.
36 Actual and necessary subsistence expenses of the governor while traveling
37 in connection with the performance of official duties are hereby expressly
38 exempted from the provisions of sections 67-2007 and 67-2008, Idaho Code.
39 (Standard Travel Pay and Allowance Act of 1949).
40 No officer named in this section shall receive, for the performance of any
41 official duty any fee for his own use, but all fees fixed by law for the per-
42 formance by either of them, of any official duty, shall be collected in
43 advance and deposited with the state treasurer to the credit of the state.
1 SECTION 2. This act shall be in full force and effect on and after the
2 first Monday in January, 1999.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE
The purpose of this legislation is to provide statewide elected officials an increase in
compensation which can only be done prior to their term in office beginning in 1999.
The total cost to the General Fund in fiscal year 1999 will be $56,988. This is the cost of the new salary
levels from January 4th through June 30th, 1999, which is the end of fiscal year 1999. The General Fund
fiscal impact in fiscal year 2000 will be an additional $59,863. This annualizes the salary costs over the full
Senator Jerry Twiggs