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HB 13 - Increases Pay for State Employees - Key Vote

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Legislation - Bill Failed (House) (42-58) -
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NOTE: THIS VOTE RECONSIDERS A PREVIOUS VOTE.

Legislation - Bill Failed (House) (40-60) - (Key vote)

Title: Increases Pay for State Employees

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that renews and revises guidelines for the payment of state-paid officials and laid-off employees.

Highlights:
  • Increases the base salary of each state employee as follows (Sec. 1):
    • 1 percent, effective on the first day of the first complete pay period in January 2012; and
    • 3 percent, effective on the first day of the first complete pay period in January 2013.
  • Increases employer contribution for group benefits from $626 to $733 a month for state employees, members of the legislature, and employees of the Montana university system (Sec. 2).
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SECOND READING VOTE TO CUT OFF DEBATE ON THE BILL AND ADVANCE IT TO THE THIRD READING IN WHICH AN UP-OR-DOWN VOTE FOR PASSAGE WILL OCCUR.

Legislation - Bill Not Tabled (House) (39-54) - (Key vote)

Title: Increases Pay for State Employees

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that increases the salaries of state employees.

Highlights:
  • Increases the base salary of each state employee as follows (Sec. 1):
    • 1 percent, effective on the first day of the first complete pay period in January 2012; and
    • 3 percent, effective on the first day of the complete pay period in January 2013.
  • Increases employer contribution for group benefits from $626 to $733 a month for state employees, members of the legislature, and employees of the Montana university system (Sec. 2).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Increases Pay for State Employees

Sponsors

  • Cynthia 'Cindy' Hiner (MT - D) (Out Of Office)
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