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Legislative Year: 2023 Change

Bill Detail: HB23-1139

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Title Modification Of Rural Counties Officer Salary Categories
Status Governor Signed (03/23/2023)
Bill Subjects
  • Local Government
House Sponsors M. Martinez (D)
Senate Sponsors C. Simpson (R)
House Committee Transportation, Housing and Local Government
Senate Committee Local Government and Housing
Date Introduced 01/31/2023

Current law categorizes each county for purposes of establishing
the salaries of elected officials in the county. The statutory salary amounts
are adjusted every 2 years for inflation and take effect for terms
commencing after any change is made. The bill modifies the categories
of 4 counties with the accompanying percentage increase in salary as
  • Archuleta county changes from category III-B to category
III-A (8% increase);
  • Delta county changes from category III-B to category III-A
(8% increase);
  • Saguache county changes from category V-B to category
V-A (8% increase); and
  • Summit county changes from category II-A to category I-A
(18.5% increase for commissioners, treasurers, assessors,
and clerks; 22.2% increase for surveyors; 23.5% increase
for sheriffs; 65.5% increase for coroners).

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