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Title 8 - Public Officers and Employees
Merit System for State-Aided Agencies
SECTION 8-19-10. Repealed by 1999 Act No. 100, Part II, Section 33(B), eff July 1, 1999.
Former Section 8-19-10 was entitled "Short title" and was derived from 1962 Code Section 1-49.31; 1974 (58) 2085.
SECTION 8-19-15. Establishment of merit principles for personnel administration.
A grant-in-aid agency required by federal law to operate under merit principles in the administration of its personnel programs as a condition of receiving federal grants, shall establish those policies and procedures necessary to assure compliance with the federal merit principles requirements.
HISTORY: 1999 Act No. 100, Part II, Section 33, eff July 1, 1999.
SECTIONS 8-19-20 to 8-19-60. Repealed by 1999 Act No. 100, Part II, Section 33(B).
Former Section 8-19-20 was entitled "Creation of system and merit system council; membership of council" and was derived from 1962 Code Section 1-49.32; 1974 (58) 2085.
Former Section 8-19-30 was entitled "Appointment and terms of members of council" and was derived from 1962 Code Section 1-49.33; 1974 (58) 2085.
Former Section 8-19-40 was entitled "Selection of officers, meetings and compensation of members of council; duties of State Personnel Director" and was derived from 1962 Code Section 1-49.34; 1974 (58) 2085.
Former Section 8-19-50 was entitled "Duties of council" and was derived from 1962 Code Section 1-49.35; 1974 (58) 2085.
Former Section 8-19-55 was entitled "Exemptions from disclosure" and was derived from 1989 Act No. 111, Section 1.
Former Section 8-19-60 was entitled "Application of chapter" and was derived from 1962 Code Section 1-49.36; 1974 (58) 2085.