Engrossed House Bill (S)

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Training for elected officials. Provides that an individual elected to certain county offices must take a newly elected official training course before the individual first takes the office. Provides that the newly elected official training course counts toward the individual's other elected official training requirements. Provides that money in the county elected officials training fund may be used to provide: (1) travel, lodging, and related expenses associated with any training paid for from the fund; and (2) training of one or more designees of a county elected official if sufficient funds are appropriated by the county fiscal body. Provides that Training for elected officials. Provides that an individual elected to certain county offices must take a newly elected official training course before the individual first takes the office. Provides that the newly elected official training course counts toward the individual's other elected official training requirements. Provides that money in the county elected officials training fund may be used to provide: (1) travel, lodging, and related expenses associated with any training paid for from the fund; and (2) training of one or more designees of a county elected official if sufficient funds are appropriated by the county fiscal body. Provides that money in the county elected officials training fund may be used for the newly elected official training course expenses. Provides that the failure of an individual to complete the required training does not prevent the individual from taking an office to which the individual was elected. Requires each member of the general assembly to complete not less than one hour of sexual harassment training each year as determined by the presiding officer of the respective houses of the general assembly. ... View more