House Study Bill 113 - Introduced HOUSE FILE _____ BY (PROPOSED COMMITTEE ON STATE GOVERNMENT BILL BY CHAIRPERSON RIZER) A BILL FOR An Act related to allowable annual salaries for deputy county 1 auditors in charge of elections administration. 2 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: 3 TLSB 2137YC (2) 87 aw/sc
H.F. _____ Section 1. Section 331.904, subsection 1, paragraph a, Code 1 2017, is amended to read as follows: 2 a. The annual base salary of the first and second deputy 3 officer of the office of auditor, treasurer, and recorder, the 4 deputy in charge of elections administration, the deputy in 5 charge of the motor vehicle registration and title division, 6 and the deputy in charge of driver’s license issuance shall 7 each be an amount not to exceed eighty-five percent of the 8 annual salary of the deputy’s principal officer. In offices 9 where more than two deputies are required, the annual base 10 salary of each additional deputy shall be an amount not to 11 exceed eighty percent of the principal officer’s salary. The 12 amount of the annual base salary of each deputy shall be 13 certified by the principal officer to the board and, if a 14 deputy’s annual base salary does not exceed the limitations 15 specified in this subsection , the board shall certify the 16 annual base salary to the auditor. The board shall not certify 17 a deputy’s annual base salary which exceeds the limitations of 18 this subsection . 19 EXPLANATION 20 The inclusion of this explanation does not constitute agreement with 21 the explanation’s substance by the members of the general assembly. 22 This bill provides that the annual salary of a county’s 23 deputy auditor in charge of elections administration shall not 24 exceed 85 percent of the annual salary of the county auditor. 25 -1- LSB 2137YC (2) 87 aw/sc 1/ 1