2014 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Loupassi
Funding for Salary Adjustments for District Court Clerk Staff

Item 37 #8h

Item 37 #8h

First Year - FY2015 Second Year - FY2016
Judicial Department
Supreme Court FY2015 $5,851,277 FY2016 $5,851,277 GF

Page 21, line 40, strike "$29,652,561" and insert "$35,503,838".
Page 21, line 40, strike "$29,904,609" and insert "$35,755,886".
Page 23, after line 8, insert:
"K.  Included in this appropriation are $5,581,277 the first year and $5,851,277 the second year from the general fund for salary adjustments for district court clerk positions.  The Director of the Department of Planning and Budget shall transfer the amounts included for these salary adjustments to Items 40, 41, and 42 to reflect the distribution of the salary adjustment between the various district courts."

(This amendment provides $5.9 million each year from the general fund to provide salary adjustments to district court clerk staff. This amendment seeks funding that would increase the average salary of current deputy clerks to $36,544. Funding would also provide for a salary increase for 39 court clerks to $42,000.)