AGENDA ITEM #7
October 16,2012
Introduction
MEMORANDUM
October 12,2012
TO:
FROM:
SUBJECT:
County Council
Amanda Mihill, Legislative
Attorne~
Annual Public Forum
Introduction:
Bill 29-12, Merit System Protection Board
- Elimination
Bill 29-12, Personnel - Merit System Protection Board - Annual Public Forum - Elimination,
sponsored by the Government Operations and Fiscal Policy Committee is scheduled to be
introduced on October 16, 2012. A public hearing is tentatively scheduled for November 13 at
1:30 p.m.
Bill 29-12 would eliminate the requirement for the Merit System Protection Board to hold an
annual public forum on personnel management in the county government.
This packet contains:
Bill 29-12
Legislative Request Report
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Bill No.
29-12
Concerning: Merit System Protection
Board - Annual Public Forum ­
Elimination
Revised: 9/12/2012
Draft No. 1
Introduced:
October 16. 2012
Expires:
April 16. 2014
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Executive: _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __
Effective: _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __
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ChI _ _, Laws of Mont. Co. _ _ __
COUNTY COUNCIL
FOR MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MARYLAND
By: Government Operations and Fiscal Policy Committee
AN
ACT to:
(1) eliminate the requirement for the Merit System Protection Board to hold an annual
public forum on personnel management in the county government; and
(2) generally amend the personnel law.
By amending
Montgomery County Code
Chapter 33, Personnel and Human Resources
Section 33-7
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The County Council for Montgomery County, Maryland approves the following Act:
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BILL No.
29-12
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Section 33-7 is amended as follows:
33-7. County executive and merit system protection board responsibilities.
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Public forum.
The Board must convene at least annually a public forum
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on personnel management in the county government to examine the
implementation of Charter requirements and the merit system law.]
Approved:
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Roger Berliner, President, County Council
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Approved:
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Isiah Leggett, County Executive
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This is a correct copy o/Council action.
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Linda M. Lauer, Clerk of the Council
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LEGISLAriVE REQUEST REPORT
Bill 29-12
Merit System Protection Board Annual Public Forum
DESCRIPTION:
Elimination
Bill 29-12 would eliminate the requirement for the Merit System
Protection Board to hold an annual public forum on personnel
management in the county government.
The annual forum requires time and resources, but is not well­
attended.
To eliminate the requirement that the Board hold an annual forum.
Merit System Protection Board
To be requested.
To be requested.
To be requested.
To be researched.
Amanda Mihill, Legislative Attorney, 240-777-7815
To be researched.
PROBLEM:
GOALS AND
OBJECTIVES:
COORDINATION:
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EXPERIENCE
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INFORMATION:
APPLICATION
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MUNICIPALITIES:
PENALTIES:
N/A
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