Bill Text: TX HB343 | 2019-2020 | 86th Legislature | Introduced


Bill Title: Relating to the annual state salary supplement for certain county judges.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-02-19 - Referred to County Affairs [HB343 Detail]

Download: Texas-2019-HB343-Introduced.html
  86R3342 TSS-F
 
  By: Nevárez H.B. No. 343
 
 
 
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
 
AN ACT
  relating to the annual state salary supplement for certain county
  judges.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Section 26.006(a), Government Code, is amended
  to read as follows:
         (a)  A county judge is entitled to an annual salary
  supplement from the state in an amount equal to 25 [18] percent of
  the annual compensation provided for a district judge in the
  General Appropriations Act if at least 40 percent of the functions
  that the judge performs are judicial functions.
         SECTION 2.  The change in law made by this Act takes effect
  on the effective date of this Act and applies only to a salary
  payment for a pay period beginning on or after that date. A salary
  payment for a pay period beginning before the effective date of this
  Act is governed by the law in effect on the date the pay period
  began, and that law is continued in effect for that purpose.
         SECTION 3.  This Act takes effect September 1, 2019.
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