Maine LD 1103: Resolve, To Study Understaffing in State Agencies

LD 1103 (subjects: STATE GOVERNMENT , FUTURE PLANNING )

Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=1103&PID=1456&snum=127


Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support


Sponsors

Principal Sponsor: Rep. Margaret Rotundo of Lewiston: (D – District 59) — e-mail | Facebook

0 Cosponsors:

Actions

Chamber

Action
3/25/2015 House Committee on State and Local Government suggested and ordered printed.
The Resolve was REFERRED to the Committee on STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
3/26/2015 Senate On motion by Senator WHITTEMORE of Somerset , REFERRED to the Committee on State and Local Government, in concurrence.
6/10/2015 House Reports READ.
On motion of Representative MARTIN of Sinclair, the Majority Ought to Pass as Amended Report was ACCEPTED.
ROLL CALL NO. 206
(Yeas 76 – Nays 66 – Absent 9 – Excused 0)
The Resolve was READ ONCE.
Committee Amendment “A” (H-380) was READ and ADOPTED.
Under suspension of the rules, the Resolve was given its SECOND READING without REFERENCE to the Committee on Bills in the Second Reading.
The Resolve was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED as Amended by Committee Amendment “A” (H-380).
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
6/11/2015 Senate Reports READ
On motion by Senator WHITTEMORE of Somerset Tabled until Later in Today’s Session, pending Acceptance of EITHER report.

6/11/2015 Senate Taken from the table by the President ProTem
On motion by Senator WHITTEMORE of Somerset The Minority Ought Not To Pass Report ACCEPTED , in NON-concurrence.
Roll Call Ordered Roll Call # 211 19 Yeas – 14 Nays- 2 Excused – 0 Absent PREVAILED
Ordered sent down forthwith for concurrence.
6/12/2015 House The House INSISTED on ACCEPTANCE of the Majority Ought to Pass as Amended Report and PASSAGE TO BE ENGROSSED as Amended by Committee Amendment “A” (H-380).
ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
6/12/2015 Senate On motion by Senator WHITTEMORE of Somerset The Senate INSISTED To ACCEPTANCE of The Minority OUGHT NOT TO PASS Report , in NON-CONCURRENCE.
Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD).

Bill Text

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Resolve, To Study Understaffing in State Agencies

Sec.
1.
Department of Administrative and Financial Services to collect information. Resolved: That the Department of Administrative and Financial Services shall collect and compile information on staffing levels, caseload and workload averages, turnover rates and use of overtime for each job title in each department of the State and shall review any available studies comparing private sector positions and pay with comparable state positions and pay for comparable work. The department shall draft a report based upon this information to identify risks to public safety and the safety of workers; and be it further

Sec.
2.
Report. Resolved: That, by January 4, 2016, the Department of Administrative and Financial Services shall submit its report under section 1 to the Joint Standing Committee on State and Local Government.

summary

This bill directs the Department of Administrative and Financial Services to collect and compile information concerning staffing of all the departments of the State and review any available studies comparing private sector positions and pay with comparable state positions and pay for comparable work and to report its findings to the Joint Standing Committee on State and Local Government.

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