Monthly Archives: August 2013

Reforms Proposed For Inspectors General Office

Posted on August06, 2013
The plan offers the following options for reforming how the office is funded: establish a minimum budget of $2.5 million; establish the budget as a fixed percentage of the overall budget with a minimum of $2.5 million; or allow the Inspector General to submit budget requests directly to the Legislature. "For all 3 options, the V.I. Inspector General Office's budget should be submitted directly to the Legislature and not be included in the Office of Management and Budget's established ceiling levels,"…
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Citizens’ Inspector General search down to 13

Posted on August05, 2013
The search for an internal watchdog at Citizens Property Insurance Corp. was narrowed from 88 applicants to 13 candidates on Tuesday.  A short list following the interviews will go to the state Financial Services Commission --- made up of Scott, Attorney General Pam Bondi, Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater and Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam --- for a final selection. The position, advertised as offering a competitive salary up to $200,000, was part of a new insurance law Scott signed May…
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