County Commissioners Public Notices


PUBLIC NOTICE - May 20, 2014

CHR3-2014 Administration of Government Legislation

May 20, 2014 Legislative Session Day
Legislative Session Day May 20, 2014
CODE HOME RULE
BILL NO. 3-2014

INTRODUCED BY: Ronald H. Fithian, President of the Board of County Commissioners for Kent County, Maryland.

AN ACT to amend Chapter 3 Administration of Government, of the Code of Public Local Laws of Kent County, Maryland. The purpose of the amendment to this chapter is to increase the compensation of the County Commissioners.

THE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF KENT COUNTY

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Ronald H. Fithian, President

INTRODUCED, read first time, May 20, 2014, ordered posted and public hearing scheduled on June 3, 2014, at 6:00 p.m. in the County Commissioners Hearing Room, R. Clayton Mitchell, Jr., Kent County Government Center, 400 High Street, Chestertown, Maryland.


By Order of:

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Sondra M. Blackiston, Clerk


PUBLIC HEARING

HAVING been posted and notice of time and place of hearing and copies having been made available to the public and the press, a public hearing was held on June 3, 2014. Reported favorably [with] [without] amendments; read second time and ordered to be considered on June 17, 2014, a legislative session day.











A BILL ENTITLED CHR 3-2014 ADMINISTRATION OF GOVERNMENT

NOW THEREFORE BE IT ENACTED BY THE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF KENT COUNTY, MARYLAND that Chapter 3 Administration of Government, Article I General Provisions, is hereby amended as follows:

3-2. Terms and Compensation
Three County Commissioners of Kent County shall be elected at the general election to be held on a Tuesday after the first Monday of November in 1946 and every fourth year thereafter for a term of four years. They shall have all of the powers and perform all of the duties that are now or hereafter may be imposed on them by law, and they shall receive a salary of $15,000 PER ANNUM. COMMISSIONERS TAKING OFFICE ON OR AFTER DECEMBER 2, 2014 SHALL RECEIVE A SALARY OF $20,000.00 per annum and shall be reimbursed for expenses incurred in performance of their duties as County Commissioners. They shall not be compensated for serving on the Board of License Commissioners for OR serving as ex-officio members of any other County boards or committees.

SECTION 3. BE IT FURTHER ENACTED by the County Commissioners of Kent County that this Act shall take effect on the ____ day of__________, 2014.

Read Third Time ______________________

PASSED this ________ day of ______________________, 2014.

Failed of Passage __________________________

By Order of:

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Sondra M. Blackiston, Clerk


THE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF KENT COUNTY
(SEAL) ____________________________________
Ronald H. Fithian, President

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William W. Pickrum, Member

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William A. Short, Member

ORDERED a fair summary thereof of the entire bill shall be published in at least one newspaper of general circulation in the County, not less than three times at weekly intervals within a four week period.