|Office website:||Official Link|
|Length of term:||4 years|
|Next election:||November 4, 2014|
|Last election:||November 2, 2010|
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The treasurer is responsible for maintaining the state funds by investing and maintaining the state budget. The department is divided into seven divisions, abandoned property, board of retirement, the water pollution abatement trust, debt management, deferred compensation, financial education and cash management.
The treasurer is elected every four years.
According to Article XVII of the Massachusetts Constitution, an executive officer of the commonwealth must "have been an inhabitant of this commonwealth five years next preceding his election or appointment."
Massachusetts elects treasurers statewide every four years.
If the office of the treasurer becomes vacant during annual or special session of the general court, the public elects a successor, otherwise, "it shall be supplied by the governor by appointment, with the advice and consent of the council."
Massachusetts State Treasurer's Office
State House, Room 227
Boston MA, 02133
- Steven Grossman
- Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick
- Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts
- Massachusetts Attorney General
- Massachusetts Secretary of State