SB 166-1_ Filed 02/10/2011, 12:21

COMMITTEE REPORT

MADAM PRESIDENT:

    The Senate Committee on Local Government, to which was referred Senate Bill No. 166, has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the Senate with the recommendation that said bill be AMENDED as follows:

SOURCE: Page 1, line 7; (11)CR016601.1. -->     Page 1, line 7, delete "political subdivision" and insert " unit".
    Page 1, delete lines 9 through 14, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    " (b) This subsection applies to a government employee:
        (1) who was elected at the municipal election in November 2011 and assumes an elected office of the unit on January 1, 2012; or
        (2) who, on December 31, 2011, holds an elected office of the unit that employs the individual.
This chapter does not apply to a government employee during the employee's term of office. However, this chapter applies to the government employee on the date the government employee's term of office expires.
".
    Page 1, line 10, delete "political subdivision" and insert " unit".
    Page 1, line 16, delete "political subdivision" and insert " unit".
    Page 1, line 17, delete "political subdivision" and insert " unit".
    Page 2, delete lines 1 through 5, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    " Sec. 3. As used in this chapter, "elected office" refers only to the following:
        (1) The elected executive of a unit.
        (2) An elected member of the legislative body or fiscal body of

a unit.".
    Page 2, line 7, delete "political subdivision" and insert " unit".
    Page 2, line 9, delete "political subdivision" and insert " unit".
    Page 2, between lines 9 and 10, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    " Sec. 5. As used in this chapter, "unit" means a county, city, town, or township.".
    Page 2, line 10, delete "5." and insert " 6.".
    Page 2, line 12, delete "political subdivision" and insert " unit".
    (Reference is to SB 166 as introduced.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass.

Committee Vote: Yeas 6, Nays 3.

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    Lawson C
Chairperson


CR016601/DI 87    2011