SJR16-001

SJR16-001 - General Assembly Employees and Salary Ranges

Passed/Signed into Law
Concerning the officers and employees of the Second Regular Session of the Seventieth General Assembly.

Be It Resolved by the Senate of the Seventieth General Assembly of the State of Colorado, the House of Representatives concurring herein:

(1) That, pursuant to the provision of section 2-2-305, Colorado Revised Statutes, the following positions are hereby created for the Second Regular Session of the Seventieth General Assembly with the monthly compensation to be paid to the persons elected or appointed to each position in the range set opposite the position:

OF THE SENATE

1 Secretary of the Senate     H36

1 Assistant Secretary/Journal Clerk    H33

1 Assistant Secretary/Reading Clerk    H33

1 Calendar Clerk    H14

1 Docket Clerk    G10

1 Senate Services Clerk    G10

1 Chief Enrolling Clerk    G10

2 Enrolling Clerks    G06

1 Chief Assignable Clerk    G06

2 Assignable Clerks    G06

1 Chief Sergeant-at-Arms    D09

4 Sergeants-at-Arms    D07

1 Chief of Staff - Majority    H33

1 Director of Policy and Strategic Initiatives - Majority     H28

1 Communications Director - Majority    H33

1 Executive Assistant to the Senate President - Majority    G16

1 Director of Operations for the Senate Majority Leader    H19

1 Policy Director - Majority    H19

1 Policy Analyst - Majority     G16

1 Policy Analyst - Majority     G06

1 Caucus Director - Majority    G16

1 Legislative Assistant - Majority     G02

1 Chief of Staff - Minority    H28

1 Communications Director - Minority    H19

1 Policy Director - Minority    H19

1 Director of Civic Engagement- Minority    H14

1 Deputy Communications Director - Minority    H12

1 Executive Assistant - Minority     G16

1 Chaplain    $25.00 per visit

Legislative Aides*    570 hours per Senator @ $11.50/hour

OF THE HOUSE

1 Chief Clerk    H36

1 Assistant Chief Clerk/Bill Status Clerk    H19

1 Calendar Clerk    H14

1 Journal Clerk    H14

1 Reading/Docket Clerk    H14

1 Chief Enrolling Clerk    H14

2 Enrolling Clerks    H12

1 Chief Sergeant-at-Arms    D12

3 Sergeants-at-Arms    D09

2 Sergeant-at-Arms    D07

1 Chief Visitor Aide    G10

1 Visitor Aide    G06

1 Chief Assignable Clerk    H14

1 Assignable Clerk    G10

3 Assignable Clerks    G06

1 Finance Clerk    H20

1 Legislative Assistant/Aide-Intern Coordinator    G10

1 Legislative Assistant    G10

1 Front Office Information Clerk    G06

1 Majority Chief of Staff    H33

1 Majority Deputy Chief of Staff    H14

2 Majority Policy Analysts    G16

1 Majority Communications Director    H22

1 Majority Deputy Communications Director    H08

1 Majority Outreach Director    G16

1 Majority Speaker Executive Assistant    G16

1 Majority Leader Special Advisor    G10

1 Minority Chief of Staff    H33

1 Minority Policy Director    H14

1 Minority Policy Analyst    G10

1 Minority Communications Director    H22

1 Minority Deputy Communications Director    H08

1 Minority Leader Assistant    G10

1 Minority Legislative Assistant    G06

1 Chaplain    $25.00/visit

Legislative Aides*    740 hours per Representative @ $11.50/hour

OF THE SENATE AND THE HOUSE

1 Bill Room Team Leader    G10

1 Bill Room Clerk    G10

1 Bill Room Clerk    G06

1 Bill Room/SSB Front Office Clerk    G06

*The Secretary of the Senate and the Chief Clerk of the House of Representatives are authorized to hire Legislative Aides pursuant to Joint Rule 39 of the House of Representatives and the Senate. If Legislative Aides are authorized by the Executive Committee, acting in accordance with such Joint Rule 39, to start prior to the convening of the next regular session, they may be paid at the rate specified in this resolution from the date they are authorized to start.

(2) That the Secretary of the Senate and the Chief Clerk of the House of Representatives remain in such capacity after adjournment of the General Assembly sine die until the convening of the First Regular Session of the Seventy-first General Assembly in January, 2017.

(3) That the Chairman of the Senate Services Committee, with the authorization of the President, and the Chairman of the House Services Committee, with the authorization of the Speaker, are hereby separately authorized to retain and hire replacements for such employees for such period of time in the interim between the Second Regular Session of the Seventieth General Assembly and the First Regular Session of the Seventy-First General Assembly as they deem necessary for their respective houses; except that the office equipment of the General Assembly and the services of such employees shall be used only in connection with official legislative business.

(4) That the Chairman of the Senate Services Committee, with the authorization of the President, and the Chairman of the House Services Committee, with the authorization of the Speaker, are hereby separately authorized to hire such session-only employees for the next regular session as they deem necessary for their respective houses and who may start their employment on the date authorized.

(5) That the officers and the employees referred to in subsections (2) through (4) of this resolution shall be compensated for their services at the rate specified for such positions during the Second Regular Session of this Seventieth General Assembly, as may be modified by any salary survey adjustments and merit increases to become effective during the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2016 , which are approved by the President of the Senate for officers and employees of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives for officers and employees of the House of Representatives. All such compensation shall be paid from moneys appropriated for such purposes by the Seventieth General Assembly.

Latest update: January 19, 2016
01/19/2016 Signed by the Speaker of the House
01/19/2016 Signed by the President of the Senate
01/15/2016 House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
01/13/2016 Introduced In House - Assigned to
01/13/2016 House Third Reading Laid Over to 01/15/2016 - No Amendments
01/13/2016 Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
01/13/2016 Introduced In Senate - Assigned to