Agenda Item 21
June 22, 201
Robert H. Drummer, Senior Legislative
Action: Bill 31-10, Board of Investment Trustees - Membership
Management and Fiscal Policy Committee recommendation: (2-0, Councilmember
Navarro absent) to approve Bill 31-10 as introduced.
Bill 31-10, Board of Investment Trustees - Membership, sponsored by the Council
President at the request of the County Executive, was introduced on May 4, 2010. A public
hearing was held on June 15 and a Management and Fiscal Policy Committee worksession was
held on June 17.
Bill 31-10 revises the composition of the Board of Investment Trustees by providing that
the representative of the police bargaining unit serve on the Board indefinitely rather than for a
fixed term. The Bill would implement the recently negotiated collective bargaining agreement
between the Fraternal Order of Police and the County Executive. Bill 19-09, enacted on May 13,
2009, provided similar indefinite terms for the representatives designated by MCGEO and the
IAFF. The Council indicated its intent to approve this provision of the collective bargaining
Resolution No.16-1326 on May 4,2010.
Stuart Weisberg, Office of Human Resources, testifying on behalf of the Executive,
supported the BilL See © 17. Mr. Weisberg pointed out a perceived typographical error in the
numbering of the Bill during his testimony. However, Council staff conferred with Mr. Weisberg
after the hearing, and he agreed that the numbering on the Bill is correct. There were no other
The Committee reviewed the Bill and recommended approval (2-0, Councilmember
Navarro absent) of the Bill as introduced.