Vermont Commissioner of Labor
|Vermont Commissioner of Labor|
|Office website:||Official Link|
|2010 FY Budget:||$5,477,966|
|Length of term:||2 years|
|Selection Method:||Appointed by Governor|
|Assumed office:||January 2011|
|Other Vermont Executive Offices|
|Governor • Lieutenant Governor • Secretary of State • Attorney General • Treasurer • Auditor • Superintendent of Education • Agriculture Commissioner • Insurance Commissioner • Natural Resources Commissioner • Labor Commissioner • Public Service Board|
The current officeholder is Annie Noonan.
The Vermont Department of Labor was created on July 1, 2005 through an executive order that merged the Departments of Labor & Industry and Employment & Training.
There are no specific qualifications to hold this office.
There are no term limits imposed on the labor commissioner in Vermont.
The primary focus of the state department of labor is to provide services that assist businesses, workers, and job seekers.
The department consists of the following five divisions:
- Economic and Labor Market Information
- Workers' Compensation and Safety
- Workforce Development
- Workforce Development Council
- Unemployment Insurance and Wages
The budget for the Department of Labor (administration only) in Fiscal Year 2010 was $5,477,966.
Vermont Department of Labor
5 Green Mountain Drive
P.O. Box 488
Montpelier, VT 05601-0488
- Phone: (802) 828-4000
- Fax: (802) 828-4022
- TDD: (802) 828-4203
- Labot.Vermont.gov, "About us," accessed November 28, 2011
- Vermont Department of Labor "About Us," accessed February 1, 2013
- Vermont Statutes Online, "Title 21, Chapter 1, Section 1," accessed November 28, 2011
- Vermont Department of Finance and Management, "FY10 Appropriations Act (2009, Act 1 special session," accessed April 5, 2013
- The Council of State Governments,"The Book of States 2010 Table 4.11," retrieved April 23, 2011