Act 160, SB1361 SD2 HD1 CD1, 06/26/2015

Posted on Jun 30, 2015 in 2015 Acts


Requires “position ceilings” to be included in the executive budget and related documents. Requires a “position ceiling” to separately identify the maximum number of permanent and temporary positions authorized in the executive budget. Prohibits the expenditure of funds on certain positions exceeding the applicable ceiling, with certain exceptions. Authorizes department heads, with the approval of the governor, to establish positions for special, research, and demonstration projects, provided that funding is available for the positions (effective upon approval). States intent that the provisions also apply to the judiciary budget by operation of existing law. Effective 7/1/2016. (SB1361 CD1)