Duties and salaries of lieutenant governor of the various states

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StatementResearch Department, Arkansas Legislative Council.
SeriesInformational memo ;, no. 35
ContributionsArkansas. General Assembly. Legislative Council.
LC ClassificationsJK5174 .A3 no. 35
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Pagination13 leaves ;
Number of Pages13
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LC Control Number66065221

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Five states, however, do not have a Lieutenant Governor position. Those states include: Arizona, Maine, New Hampshire, Oregon and Wyoming. South Dakota is a part-time position. Washington Lieutenant Governor receives additional pay when serving as acting Governor.

Source of Data: The Book of the States (Chapter 4: State Executive Branch. Inthe Council of State Governments published a salary report that indicated a wide range of compensation for governors, by state.

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Alexander Ramsey, the first territorial governor, also served as state governor several years governors are elected to office by popular vote. Royal Assent and the royal sign-manual are required to enact laws, letters patent, and Orders in r, the Constitution Act,leaves the monarch's direct role in the provinces in question and many royal duties in these regions are specifically assigned to the sovereign's provincial viceroys, known as lieutenant governors, who are appointed by the Queen's federal representative.

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Forty-four individuals have held the office of governor of Wisconsin since the state's admission to the Union inone of whom—Philip La Follette—served non-consecutive terms. Nelson Dewey, the first governor, took office on June 7, The longest-serving governor was Tommy Thompson, who took office on January 5, and resigned on February 1,a total of 14 years and 28 days.

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