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H.R.85: To create the Office of Chief Financial Officer of the Government of the Virgin Islands, and for other purposes.
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||government operations and politics|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Donna M.C. Christensen, D-Virgin Islands|
|Introduced||Jan. 3, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||June 17, 2013|
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- Bill introduced in the House
- Bill passed in the House
- Bill passed in the Senate
- Bill signed into law
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Requires the Governor of the Virgin Islands to appoint a Chief Financial Officer, with the advice and consent of the Legislature of the Virgin Islands, from a list required by this Act. States that, if the Legislature has not confirmed a nominee within 90 days, the Governor shall appoint an Acting Chief Financial Officer until the Legislature consents to a Chief Financial Officer. Requires the Virgin Islands Chief Financial Officer Search Commission to appoint an Acting Chief Financial Officer from the list, until a Chief Financial Officer is appointed, if one has not been appointed within 180 days. Requires any Acting Chief Financial Officer serving in that capacity for 180 consecutive days to become the Chief Financial Officer.
Sets forth the Chief Financial Officer's duties.
Directs the Board of Elections of the Virgin Islands, as part of the...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|June 17, 2013||Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 78.|
|June 17, 2013||Reported by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 113-110.|
|April 24, 2013||Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.|
|April 24, 2013||Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.|
|April 24, 2013||Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans, and Insular Affairs Discharged.|
|Jan. 31, 2013||Referred to the Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans, and Insular Affairs.|
|Jan. 3, 2013||Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.|