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Allow County Officers To Accept Lower Salary

Concerning the authority of an elected county officer to elect to receive a lower salary than the amount provided for by law.
2020 Regular Session
Local Government
Bill Summary

The annual salary of an elected county officer (officer) is currently specified in statute. The act allows an officer in certain counties classified under specific salary categories to make an election to receive 50% of the amount specified in law. The officer may subsequently elect to increase or decrease his or her salary annually as long as it does not exceed the amount allowed in statute.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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