language to be deleted (2) new language
Laws of Minnesota 1986 CHAPTER 464-H.F.No. 2044 An act relating to compensation of certain public employees; altering the responsibility for establishing the salary of the state court administrator and district court administrator; authorizing the board of medical examiners to set the salary of its executive secretary within certain limits; amending Minnesota Statutes 1984, sections 15A.083, subdivision 4; and 214.04, subdivision 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1984, section 484.68, subdivision 6. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1984, section 15A.083, subdivision 4, is amended to read: Subd. 4. [RANGES FOR OTHER JUDICIAL POSITIONS.] Salaries or salary ranges are provided for the following positions in the judicial branch of government. The appointing authority of any position for which a salary range has been provided shall fix the individual salary within the prescribed range, considering the qualifications and overall performance of the employee.
Appointments to fill vacancies shall not be made above the midpoint of the salary range prescribed for the position unless the state court administrator has been consulted in advance and his approval obtained. Any salary increase that would adjust an employee's rate of pay beyond the midpoint of the range prescribed for the position must be approved in advance by the state court administrator.The supreme court shall set the salary of the state court administrator and the salaries of district court administrators. The salary of the state court administrator or a district court administrator may not exceed the salary of a district court judge. If district court administrators die, the amounts of their unpaid salaries for the months in which their deaths occur must be paid to their estates. The salaries of the district administrators of the second, fourth, and sixth judicial districts may be supplemented by the appropriate county board in an amount not to exceed $10,000 per year. The salary supplement may be made effective only until January 1, 1988. The salary of the state public defender shall be 95 percent of the salary of the attorney general. Salary or Range Effective July 1, 1983 District court administrator 36,000-48,000Board on judicial standards executive director 32,000-44,000 State court administrator 45,500-54,000Sec. 2. Minnesota Statutes 1984, section 214.04, subdivision 3, is amended to read: Subd. 3. The executive secretary of each health related and non-health related board shall be the chief administrative officer for the board but he shall not be a member of the board. He shall maintain the records of the board, account for all fees received by it, supervise and direct employees servicing the board, and perform other services as directed by the board. The executive secretaries and other employees of the following boards shall be hired by the board, and the executive secretaries shall be in the unclassified civil service, except as provided in this subdivision: (1) dentistry; (2) medical examiners; (3) nursing; (4) pharmacy; (5) accountancy; (6) architecture, engineering, land surveying and landscape architecture; (7) barber examiners; (8) cosmetology; (9) electricity; (10) teaching; and (11) peace officer standards and training. The board of medical examiners shall set the salary of its executive secretary, which may not exceed 95 percent of the top of the salary range set for the commissioner of health in section 15A.081, subdivision 1. At least 30 days before the board of medical examiners adopts a salary increase for its executive secretary, the board shall submit the proposed salary increase to the legislative commission on employee relations for its review. The executive secretaries serving the remaining boards shall be hired by those boards, and shall be in the unclassified civil service except for part-time executive secretaries, who are not required to be in the unclassified service. Boards not requiring a full-time executive secretary may employ such services on a part-time basis. To the extent practicable the sharing of part-time executive secretaries by boards being serviced by the same department is encouraged. Persons providing services to those boards not listed in this subdivision, except executive secretaries of the boards and employees of the attorney general, shall be classified civil service employees of the department servicing the board. To the extent practicable the commissioner shall insure that staff services are shared by the boards being serviced by the department. If necessary, a board may hire part-time, temporary employees to administer and grade examinations. Sec. 3. [REPEALER.] Minnesota Statutes 1984, section 484.68, subdivision 6, is repealed. Approved March 25, 1986
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