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Change Salary Categorizations For Certain Counties

Concerning the salary categorization of locally elected officers in specified counties.
2020 Regular Session
Local Government
Bill Summary

Current law categorizes each county for purposes of establishing the salaries of elected county officials in the county. The statutory salary amounts are adjusted every 2 years for inflation and take effect for terms commencing after any change is made. The bill modifies the categories of 2 counties with the accompanying percentage decrease in salary as follows:

  • Alamosa county changes from category III-A to category III-B (7.7% decrease); and
  • Yuma county changes from category IV-B to category IV-C (8.3% decrease).
    (Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)


Under Consideration


Bill Text


Sponsor Type Legislators
Prime Sponsor

Rep. R. Pelton, Rep. D. Valdez
Sen. D. Hisey



Rep. M. Gray, Rep. L. Liston, Rep. P. Neville

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