2021 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Tyler
Increase Compensation for General Registrars to Equal Treasurers & Fund 100%

Item 87 #4h

Item 87 #4h

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Department of Elections FY2021 $0 FY2022 $5,704,958 GF

Page 85, line 51, strike "$6,275,378" and insert "$11,980,336".

Page 87, after line 15, insert:

"C. Not withstanding the salaries listed in paragraph A. of this item, effective July 1, 2021 the annual salaries for general registrars shall be adjusted to equal the salaries for Local Treasurers as established under Item 74 of this act."


(This amendment provides $5.7 million from the general fund the second year to restore the full reimbursement for compensation for general registrars and electoral board members that was included in the budget as passed in March 2020, but unallotted in April and increase the salary scale for general registrars to equal the salary scale for treasurers and restores the funding level for registrars and electoral boards to 100 percent of the cost.)