BOS 2009: Chapter 4: State Executive Branch

Chapter 4 of the 2009 Book of the States contains the following articles and tables:

Book of the States 2009

Chapter 4:  State Executive Branch

Articles:

  1. "The State of the States: Governors Mirror New Administration Priorities"
  2. "Gubernatorial Elections, Campaign Costs and Powers"
  3. "The Governors' Offices"
  4. "Executive Branch Successors and the Line of Succession"
  5. "States Worry About Impacts of Congressional Push to Federalize Corporate Disclosure Laws"
  6. "Attorneys General: Role and Issues"
  7. "The Role of Treasurers in the States"
  8. "Accountability and Transparency: Finding the Correct Balance"

Tables:

Governors

  Table 4.1: The Governors, 2009. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.2: The Governors: Qualifications for Office. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.3: The Governors: Compensation, Staff, Travel and Residence. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.4: The Governors: Powers. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.5: Gubernatorial Executive Orders: Authorization, Provisions, Procedures. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.6: State Cabinet Systems. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.7: The Governors: Provisions and Procedures for Transition. Download in Excel or PDF.

Executive Branch

  Table 4.8: Impeachment Provisions in the States. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.9: Constitutional and Statutory Provisions for Number of Consecutive Terms and Elected State Officials. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.10: Selected State Administrative Officials: Methods of Selection. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.11: Selected State Administrative Officials: Annual Salaries by Region. Download in Excel or PDF.

Lieutenant Governors

  Table 4.12: Lieutenant Governors, 2009. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.13: Lieutenant Governors: Qualification and Terms. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.14: Lieutenant Governors: Powers and Duties. Download in Excel or PDF.

Secretaries of State

  Table 4.15: The Secretaries of State, 2009. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.16: Secretaries of State: Qualifications for Office. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.17: Secretaries of State: Election and Registration Duties. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.18: Secretaries of State: Custodial, Publication and Legislative Duties. Download in Excel or PDF.

Attorneys General

  Table 4.19: The Attorneys General, 2009. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.20: Attorneys General: Qualifications for Office. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.21: Attorneys General: Prosecutorial and Advisory Duties. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.22: Attorneys General: Consumer Protection Activities, Subpoena Powers and Antitrust Duties. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.23: Attorneys General: Duties to Administrative Agencies and Other Responsibilities. Download in Excel of PDF.

Treasurers

  Table 4.24: The Treasurers, 2009. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.25:  Treasurers: Qualifications for Office. Download in Excel of PDF.

  Table 4.26: Responsibilities of the Treasurer's Office. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.27: State Investment Board Membership. Download in Excel or PDF.

Auditors and Comptrollers

  Table 4.28: The State Auditors, 2009. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.29: State Auditors: Scope of Agency Authority. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.30: State Auditors: Types of Audits. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.31: The State Comptrollers, 2009. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.32: State Comptrollers: Qualifications for Office. Download in Excel or PDF.

  Table 4.33: State Comptrollers: Duties and Responsibilities. Download in Excel or PDF.