Economic Advisors, Governor's Council of

Advises the Governor on state financial matters, including the state budget, tax policy, the issuance of debt and debt management, cash management, and other fiscal matters that reflect upon the overall financial condition of the state.
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Policy AreaGeneral Government
Governor Appointments15
Total Board Positions15
Statutory AuthorityExecutive Order 99-01
Public Disclosure Required?No
Senate Confirmation Required?No
Term Length (years)0
Statutory Term Limits
Member Requirements: The council shall be appointed by, and serve at the pleasure of, the Governor. The Director of Financial Management shall periodically review the composition and structure of the council and, after consultation with the Departments of Revenue; Community, Trade, and Economic Development; Employment Security; and Agriculture, as well as the Economic and Revenue Forecast Council, recommend changes to the Governor. In making appointments and re-appointments to the council, the Governor shall consider individuals who represent major economic sectors of the state and have knowledge of timely and significant economic issues.