2021 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Batten
Increase Compensation for General Registrars to Equal Treasurers

Item 87 #7h

Item 87 #7h

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Department of Elections FY2021 $0 FY2022 $3,514,134 GF

Page 85, line 51, strike "$6,275,378" and insert "$9,789,512".

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 $3.5 million from the general fund the second year to 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.)