Bill No.
28-13
Concerning:
Elected
Officials
Compensation
Revised:
10/15/2013
Draft No.
5
Introduced:
October 1, 2013
Enacted:
October 22,2013
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COUNTY COUNCIL
FOR MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MARYLAND
By: Council President on behalf of the Committee to Study the Compensation of the County
Executive, County Council, Sheriff, and State's Attorney
AN
ACT to:
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modify the compensation of the County Executive and County Council;
clarify
the Code provisions governing annual adjustments to the compensation ofthe
County Executive, County Council, Sheriff, and State's Attorney; and
generally amend the law relating to compensation of elected officials.
By amending
Montgomery County Code
Chapter 1A, Structure of County Government
Section IA-106
Chapter 2, Administration
Sections 2-7 and 2-123A
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The County Council for Montgomery County, Maryland approves the following Act:
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Sec. I. Sections IA-I06, 2-7, and 2-123A are amended as follows:
IA-I06. Salaries of the County Executive and Councilmembers.
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(a)
Salary ofCounty Executive.
Except as provided in subsection (c), the
County Executive must receive an annual salary of$190,000 beginning
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$175,000 beginning on December 7, 2009; and
(2) $180,250 beginning on December 3,2012].
(b)
Salary ofCouncilmembers.
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(1)
Except as provided in paragraph (2) and subsection (c), a
Councilmember must receive an annual salary
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[[$125,000
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2014]] [:
(A) $94,595 beginning on December 6, 2009;
(B) $99,325 beginning on December 5, 2011; and
(C) $104,291 beginning on December 3, 2012]
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$113.310 beginning on December
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2014:
$120,675 beginning on December 7. 2015:
$128.519 beginning on December 5.2016; and
$136.258 beginning on December 4.2017.
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(2) The Council President must receive an additional amount equal
to 10% ofthe salary of other Councilmembers.
(c)
Annual adjustments.
(1)
Beginning on [December 2, 2013] [[December
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December 3.2018, the salaries of the Councilmembers must be
[increased] adjusted annually on the first Monday in December
by the annual average percentage increase, if any, in the
Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers for the
Washington-Baltimore Metropolitan Area, or any successor
index:/. for the 12 months preceding September 1 ofthat year.
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(2)
Beginning on [December 2,2013] December
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2015, the salary
of the County Executive must be [increased] adjusted annually
on the first Monday in December by the annual average
percentage increase, if any, in the Consumer Price Index for All
Urban Consumers for the Washington-Baltimore Metropolitan
Area, or any successor index, for the 12 months preceding
September 1 of that year.
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2-7. Location of Sheriffs office; compensation of Sheriff; required use of
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Salary.
(1)
Except as provided in paragraph (2), beginning on December 6,
2010, the Sheriff must receive an annual salary of$154,000.
(2)
Beginning on December 2, 2013, the Sheriffs salary must be
[increased] adjusted annually on the first Monday in December
by the annual average percentage increase, if any, in the
Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers for the
Washington-Baltimore Metropolitan Area, or any successor
index, for the 12 months preceding September 1 of that year.
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2-123A. Compensation of the State's Attorney.
Except as provided in subsection (b), beginning on January 3, 2011,
the State's Attorney must receive an annual salary of $199,000.
(b)
Beginning on January 6, 2014, the salary of the State's Attorney must
be adjusted annually on the first Monday in January by the annual
average percentage increase, if any, in the Consumer Price Index for
All Urban Consumers for the Washington-Baltimore Metropolitan
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Area, or any successor index, for the 12 months preceding September
1 of that year.
Sec. 2. Transition.
The County Executive and each Councilmember must receive the salaries
authorized by Section 1A-I 06 before being amended by this Act until those salaries
are increased under Section lA-106, as amended by Section 1 of this Act.
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 ofthe Council
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