Senate File 260 - Introduced SENATE FILE 260 BY DANIELSON A BILL FOR An Act providing for a chief operations officer within the 1 office of the governor. 2 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: 3 TLSB 2041XS (2) 88 ec/rn
S.F. 260 Section 1. NEW SECTION . 7.19 Chief operations officer. 1 The governor shall appoint, subject to confirmation by 2 the senate, a chief operations officer who shall be a part 3 of the governor’s staff and who shall serve at the pleasure 4 of the governor. The chief operations officer shall provide 5 operational management and leadership of state government 6 agencies to ensure the agencies are functioning effectively and 7 efficiently. 8 EXPLANATION 9 The inclusion of this explanation does not constitute agreement with 10 the explanation’s substance by the members of the general assembly. 11 This bill provides that the governor shall appoint a chief 12 operations officer within the office of the governor subject to 13 confirmation by the senate. The bill provides that the chief 14 operations officer shall provide operational management and 15 leadership of state government agencies. 16 -1- LSB 2041XS (2) 88 ec/rn 1/ 1