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Per '''15.06''' of the Minnesota Statutes, the governor appoints the Commissioner of Management and Budget with the consent of the [[Minnesota State Senate|Senate]]. The commissioner serves at the pleasure of the governor. His or her term expires at the end of the governor's term or if the governor vacates office.<ref>[https://www.revisor.leg.state.mn.us/statutes/?id=15.06#stat.15.06 ''Minnesota Statutes,'' "15.06 APPOINTMENT OF DEPARTMENT HEADS; TERMS; DEPUTIES," accessed October 1, 2011]</ref>
 
Per '''15.06''' of the Minnesota Statutes, the governor appoints the Commissioner of Management and Budget with the consent of the [[Minnesota State Senate|Senate]]. The commissioner serves at the pleasure of the governor. His or her term expires at the end of the governor's term or if the governor vacates office.<ref>[https://www.revisor.leg.state.mn.us/statutes/?id=15.06#stat.15.06 ''Minnesota Statutes,'' "15.06 APPOINTMENT OF DEPARTMENT HEADS; TERMS; DEPUTIES," accessed October 1, 2011]</ref>
  

Revision as of 15:45, 26 December 2013

Minnesota Commissioner of Management and Budget
General information
Office Type:  Nonpartisan
Office website:  Official Link
2013-2014 FY Budget:  $28,144,000
Term limits:  None
Structure
Length of term:   Serves at the governor's pleasure
Authority:  16A.01, Subdivision 1
Selection Method:  Appointed by the governor
Current Officeholder

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Name:  Jim Schowalter
Assumed office:  January 3, 2011
Compensation:  $108,388
Other Minnesota Executive Offices
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The Commissioner of Management and Budget is a state executive position in the Minnesota state government. The commissioner is the state's controller and chief accounting and financial officer.

Current officeholder

The current officeholder is Jim Schowalter. He was appointed in 2011 by Gov. Mark Dayton.[1]

Authority

16A.01, Subdivision 1 of the Minnesota Statutes addresses the office of the commissioner:[2]

The commissioner of management and budget manages the Department of Management and Budget, which may also be known as Minnesota Management and Budget.

Qualifications

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Appointments

Minnesota state government organizational chart

Per 15.06 of the Minnesota Statutes, the governor appoints the Commissioner of Management and Budget with the consent of the Senate. The commissioner serves at the pleasure of the governor. His or her term expires at the end of the governor's term or if the governor vacates office.[3]

Vacancies

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Duties

The officer acts as head of the Office of Management and Budget, which provides a number of financial services to the state including accounting, payroll and financial reporting.[4]

Divisions

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State budget

The Minnesota Management and Budget's budget for fiscal year 2013-2014 is $28,144,000.[5]

Compensation

See also: Compensation of state executive officers

2012

In 2012, the commissioner was paid an estimated $108,388. This figure comes from the Council of State Governments.

2010

In 2010, the Minnesota Commissioner of Management and Budget was paid an estimated $108,388 according to the Council of State Governments.[6]

Historical officeholders

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Contact information

400 Centennial Building
658 Cedar Street
Saint Paul, MN 55155
Phone: 651-201-8000

See also

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