WOMEN IN THE ECONOMY COMMISSION
Amendment 1 February 13, 2014 1:21 PM
Representative Jennifer M. Seelig
proposes the following amendments:
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(a) A member appointed under Subsection (2)(f) shall serve for a four-year term.
(b) Notwithstanding the term requirements of Subsection (3)(a), the governor may
adjust the length of the commission members' terms to ensure that the terms are staggered so
that approximately one-half of the members are appointed under Subsection (2)(f) each year.
When a vacancy occurs in a position appointed by the governor under Subsection
(2)(f), the governor shall appoint a person to fill the vacancy
for the unexpired term of the
commission member being replaced
Members appointed under Subsection (2)(f) may be removed by the governor for
A member appointed under Subsection (2)(f) shall be removed from the
commission and replaced by the governor if the member is absent for three consecutive
meetings of the commission without being excused by the chair of the commission.
A member serves until the member's successor is appointed and qualified.
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(5) (a) The commission shall select two members to serve as cochairs
(i) one cochair shall be from the public sector; and
(ii) one cochair shall be from the private sector.
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of the commission described in Subsection (2)(e) or (f)
may not receive
compensation or benefits for the member's service, but
may receive per diem and travel expenses in accordance with:
rules made by the Division of Finance pursuant to Sections
(b) Compensation and expenses of a member who is a legislator are governed by Section 36-2-2 and
Legislative Joint Rules, Title 5, Legislative Compensation and Expenses.
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