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{{Nevada SEO infobox}}{{TOCnestright}}The '''Controller of the State of Nevada''' is the chief fiscal officer of the government of [[Nevada]]. The Controller is elected to a four-year term.
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|Office type =  Partisan
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|Office website = http://controller.nv.gov
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|Term limits = 2 terms
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|Length of term = 4 years
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|Authority =[[Article 5, Nevada Constitution#Section 19|Nevada Constitution, Article V, Section 29]]
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|Current officeholder = Kim Wallin
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|Partisan = Democratic
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|Assumed office =  2006
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|Compensation = 97,000
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|Next election =[[Nevada down ballot state executive elections, 2014|November 4, 2014]]
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|Last election= November 2, 2010
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}}{{TOCnestright}}The '''Controller of the State of Nevada''' is the chief fiscal officer of the government of [[Nevada]]. The Controller is elected to a four-year term.
  
 
==Current officeholder==
 
==Current officeholder==

Revision as of 14:53, 17 April 2013

Nevada Controller
General information
Office Type:  Partisan
Office website:  Official Link
Term limits:  2 terms
Structure
Length of term:   4 years
Authority:  Nevada Constitution, Article V, Section 29
Selection Method:  Elected
Current Officeholder

Kim Wallin.png
Name:  Kim Wallin
Officeholder Party:  Democratic
Assumed office:  2006
Compensation:  $97,000
Elections
Next election:  November 4, 2014
Last election:  November 2, 2010
Other Nevada Executive Offices
GovernorLieutenant GovernorSecretary of StateAttorney GeneralTreasurerControllerSuperintendent of Public InstructionAgriculture DirectorInsurance CommissionerDirector of Conservation and Natural ResourcesLabor CommissionerPublic Utilities CommissionEmployment, Training and Rehabilitation
The Controller of the State of Nevada is the chief fiscal officer of the government of Nevada. The Controller is elected to a four-year term.

Current officeholder

The current state controller is Kim Wallin (D). She was first elected in 2006 and is serving in her second term.

Authority

The state Constitution addresses the office of the controller in Article V, the Executive Department.

Under Article V, Section 19:

A Secretary of State, a Treasurer, a Controller, and an Attorney General, shall be elected at the same time and places, and in the same manner as the Governor.

Qualifications

There are no specific qualifications for this office.

Elections

The Controller of Nevada is a publicly elected official who serves a term of four years in length. As specified in Article V, Section 19 of the Nevada State Constitution, a term-limit of two four year terms is imposed on those who occupy this statewide position.

Vacancies

As established by Article 5, Section 8 of the Nevada Constitution, in the event of a vacancy, the governor fills the office by appointment. The appointee serves until a successor is elected and qualified.

Duties

The controller's main duties include conducting the final audit and settling of all claims against the state, they also must ensure compliance with the intent of the constitution, federal laws and state statutes in this regard. The Controller is also responsible for computing, withholding and accounting all state payroll deductions and also overseeing all records in connection with administration and compliance with federal revenue and income tax laws.

Divisions

Click here to view larger-scale image of the Nevada Controller's office Organizational Chart as of February 11, 2011.

There are four main divisions within the office of controller:[1]

  • Operations
  • Financial reporting
  • Information technology
  • Debt collection

Compensation

See also: Compensation of state executive officers

2012

In 2012, the controller was paid an estimated $97,000. This figure comes from the Council of State Governments.

2010

In 2010, the Nevada Controller was paid an estimated $97,000 according to the Council of State Governments.[2]

Contact Information

Main Office
State Controller's Office
Nevada State Capitol
101 N Carson St. Suite 5
Carson City NV 89701-4786

Phone:(775)684-5750 Fax:(775)684-5695

See also

External links

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