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SB 401 - Legislator Salary Adjustment - Key Vote

Indiana Key Votes

Jim Merritt, Jr. voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Jim Merritt, Jr. made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Legislator Salary Adjustment

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (60-39) - (Key vote)

Title: Legislator Salary Adjustment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that sets the annual salary of state legislators at eighteen percent of a trial judge’s salary, beginning in 2009.

Highlights:
-Increases the governor’s salary every four years, based on the total percentage increase in state employee salaries (sec. 10). -Forbids the leaders of the Senate and the House from paying any part of the health insurance premiums of a former assembly member or their spouse after 2007 (sec. 12).
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (39-9) - (Key vote)

Title: Legislator Salary Adjustment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that sets the annual salary of state legislators at eighteen percent of a trial judge’s salary, beginning in 2009.

Highlights:
-Increases the governor’s salary every four years, based on the total percentage increase in state employee salaries (sec. 10). -Forbids the leaders of the Senate and the House from paying any part of the health insurance premiums of a former assembly member or their spouse after 2007 (sec. 12).
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Legislator Salary Adjustment

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