2017 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Yancey
3% Salary Increase Constitutional Offices

Item 475 #4h

Item 475 #4h

First Year - FY2017 Second Year - FY2018
Central Appropriations
Central Appropriations FY2017 $0 FY2018 $2,964,037 GF

Page 459, line 8, strike "$151,691,160" and insert "$154,655,197".

Page 468, strike lines 31 through 43 and insert:

"Y. The appropriations in this item includes $16,774,467 the second year from the general fund to increase the base salary of Locally-elected constitutional officers, their staff and the staff or regional jails by three percent on July 1, 2017."


(This amendment provides $3.0 million in additional funding in fiscal year 2018 for increased compensation for state supported local employees. The funding is added to the $13.8 million from the general fund included in the introduced budget and changes the compensation action from a 1.5% bonus for state supported local employees to a 3% salary increase for employees of constitutional officers.)