4.51 EXPENSES OF GOVERNOR-ELECT.
This section applies after a state general election in which a person who is not the current
governor is elected to take office as the next governor. The commissioner of administration must
request a transfer from the general fund contingent account of an amount equal to 1.5 percent of
the amount appropriated for operation of the Office of the Governor and Lieutenant Governor
for the current fiscal year. This request is subject to the review and advice of the Legislative
Advisory Commission pursuant to section
. If the transfer is approved, the commissioner
of administration must make this amount available to the governor-elect before he or she takes
office. The commissioner must provide office space for the governor-elect and for any employees
the governor-elect hires.
History: 2006 c 282 art 14 s 8