The Legislature’s joint Change in Employee Compensation, or CEC Committee, will meet this afternoon at 2:30 in the Lincoln Auditorium, but it won’t be taking public testimony from state employees as it has in the past. Instead, the committee has invited written testimony to be submitted from state employees with concerns about pay. At today’s meeting, the panel will hear from state Human Resources Director Susan Buxton about the annual CEC Report, which is required by law each year to compare Idaho’s employee compensation to market rates; and then will hear from Gov. Butch Otter’s budget director, Jani Revier, about the governor’s CEC recommendation, which calls for merit raises averaging 3 percent for state employees next year. The CEC Committee...
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CEC Committee meets this afternoon, invites written testimony