Referred to: The Law Enforcement and Public Safety Committee (Chairwoman Walter and Legislators Fabiano, Haynes, Heppner, and Parete), and The Ways and Means Committee (Chairwoman Archer and Legislators Bartels, Gavaris, Haynes, Maio, Ronk, and Walter)
Chairwoman of the Law Enforcement and Public Safety Committee, Eve Walter, and Deputy Chair Heidi Haynes offer the following:
WHEREAS, this resolution has been submitted by the Ulster County Executive; and
WHEREAS, pursuant to Section C-77 of the Ulster County Charter and Section A18-1 of the Administrative Code, the Ulster County Public Defender shall devote 100% of his or her full working time to the duties of the office and accordingly should be a full-time position; and
WHEREAS, the salary as stated in the 2020 Ulster County Budget for the position of the Ulster County Public Defender is $89,154.00 because at that time the position was held on a part-time basis; and
WHEREAS, in keeping with the requirements under the Charter and Administrative Code, the position of the Ulster County Public Defender shall be full-time; and
WHEREAS, it is therefore necessary to increase the annual salary of the Public Defender from a part-time position salary of $89,154.00 to a full-time position salary of $120,916.00; now, therefore be it
RESOLVED, that the Ulster County Public Defender position will be held on a full-time basis, that the Public Defender shall devote 100% of his or her full working time to the duties of the office, and that the annual salary is hereby increased to $120,916.00; and, be it further
RESOLVED, that the 2020 Ulster County Budget is hereby amended as follows:
AA-1170-1046-1300-1300 Regular Pay $14,305.00
AA-1170-1046-8010-8010 Social Security $ 1,095.00
AA-1170-1048-4600-4660 Other Misc. Contractual Exp. $15,400.00
and move its adoption.
ADOPTED BY THE FOLLOWING VOTE:
Passed Committee: Law Enforcement and Public Safety on _______________.
Passed Committee: Ways and Means on _______________.
$15,400.00 – 2020 BUDGETED APPROPRIATION DOLLARS
(ADDITIONAL SALARYAND BENEFITS THROUGH YEAR END)
Current Text: PDF
Updated: September 22, 2020
Votes on this Resolutionyes no abstained no vote
Committee Vote to Adopt Resolution No. 249
Vote to Adopt Resolution No. 249 As Amended
Committee Vote to Postpone Resolution No. 249 for One Week