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Efficient, Effective and Accountable Government

Last Updated: 07/14/2021

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Agency: 080 - Office of Lieutenant Governor

A001 - Executive Operations for the Lieutenant Governor's Office

The Lieutenant Governor, elected independently of the Governor, has a constitutional responsibility to act as Governor if the Governor is unable to perform his/her duties; serve as the presiding officer (President) of the Senate; and discharge other duties prescribed by law. The Lieutenant Governor represents the state at public and private functions, and serves on various executive and legislative committees. Staff assists the Lieutenant Governor with administrative support, communicating with the public, and representing the Lieutenant Governor’s policy recommendations to the Legislature.

Account FY 2020 FY 2021 Biennium Total
FTE 7.5 7.5 7.5
001 - General Fund
State 1,094,000 1,152,000 2,246,000
Local 45,000 45,000 90,000
001 - General Fund Totals 1,139,000 1,197,000 2,336,000
07L - Legislative International Trade
Non-Appropriated 2,000 3,000 5,000
489 - Pension Funding Stabilization Acct
State 27,000 27,000 54,000
FY 2020 FY 2021 Biennium Total
FTES 7.5 7.5 7.5
GFS 1,094,000.0 1,152,000.0 2,246,000.0
Other 74,000.0 75,000.0 149,000.0
Totals 1,168,000.0 1,227,000.0 2,395,000.0

000362 - The Number of hits on the educational website at www.mfiles.org

Number of visits to the Lieutenant Governor's education website at www.mfiles.org.*
Biennium Period Actual Target
2015-17 Q1 590 1,000
2015-17 Q2 689 1,000
2015-17 Q3 2,914 1,000
2015-17 Q4 2,849 1,000
2015-17 Q5 0 1,000
2015-17 Q6 0 1,000
2015-17 Q7 0 1,000
2015-17 Q8 0 1,000
2017-19 Q1 0 1,000
2017-19 Q2 0 1,000
2017-19 Q3 0 1,000
2017-19 Q4 0 1,000
2017-19 Q5 0 1,000
2017-19 Q6 0 1,000
2017-19 Q7 0 1,000
2017-19 Q8 0 1,000

001629 - Presentations by Lt. Governor

Number of presentations given by the Lieutenant Governor to organizations that "Help kids grow up healthy in safe communities with opportunity".
Biennium Period Actual Target
2015-17 A2 20 20
2015-17 A3 0 20
2017-19 A2 0 20
2017-19 A3 0 20

A002 - Operation of the Legislative Committee on Economic Development and International Relations

The Legislative Committee on Economic Development and International Relations was established by RCW 43.15.060 to provide responsive and consistent involvement by the Legislature in economic development in order to maintain a healthy state economy and provide employment opportunities to Washington residents. The Lieutenant Governor serves as Chair and appoints the members. Effective July 1, 2003 the Legislature transferred all operational and support responsibilities for this committee to the Office of Lieutenant Governor. Related to this, the Lieutenant Governor acts in an ambassadorial role for the state by meeting with foreign officials and others both in Washington state and abroad.

Account FY 2020 FY 2021 Biennium Total
FTE 1.3 1.3 1.3
001 - General Fund
State 182,000 160,000 342,000
FY 2020 FY 2021 Biennium Total
FTES 1.3 1.3 1.3
GFS 182,000.0 160,000.0 342,000.0
Other
Totals 182,000.0 160,000.0 342,000.0

000605 - Conduct public meetings on economic development and international relations

Number of economic development public meetings and informational tours throughout Washington.*
Biennium Period Actual Target
2015-17 Q1 3 2
2015-17 Q2 2 2
2015-17 Q3 3 2
2015-17 Q4 1 2
2015-17 Q5 0 2
2015-17 Q6 0 2
2015-17 Q7 0 2
2015-17 Q8 0 2
2017-19 Q1 0 2
2017-19 Q2 0 2
2017-19 Q3 0 2
2017-19 Q4 0 2
2017-19 Q5 0 2
2017-19 Q6 0 2
2017-19 Q7 0 2
2017-19 Q8 0 2

000744 - Confer with foreign dignitaries and visit Washington State consulate offices

Promote international relations for the state of Washington, including meeting foreign dignitaries, government officials, consular officials and other representatives.
Biennium Period Actual Target
2015-17 Q1 15 12
2015-17 Q2 17 12
2015-17 Q3 24 12
2015-17 Q4 10 12
2015-17 Q5 0 12
2015-17 Q6 0 12
2015-17 Q7 0 12
2015-17 Q8 0 12
2017-19 Q1 0 12
2017-19 Q2 0 12
2017-19 Q3 0 12
2017-19 Q4 0 12
2017-19 Q5 0 12
2017-19 Q6 0 12
2017-19 Q7 0 12
2017-19 Q8 0 12