New York State Commission on Legislative, Judicial, & Executive Compensation

Overview

The New York State Commission on Legislative, Judicial, & Executive Compensation is an independent body tasked with examining, evaluating and making recommendations with respect to compensation for New York State’s judges, members of the state legislature, and state officials named in section 169 of the Executive Law. The recommendations take effect unless modified or abrogated by legislation prior to taking effect.

Every four years, beginning June 2015, the Commission is established with seven appointed members – three are designated by the Governor, one by the President Pro Tempore of the New York State Senate, one by the Speaker of the New York State Assembly, and two by the Chief Judge of the New York State Court of Appeals, one of whom serves as chair of the Commission.

Notice of Public Meeting

The May 25 Rochester public hearing has been cancelled due to the lack of witness testimony.

The Commission will hold public meetings in New York City at a location to be announced on June 28, 2016 and July 26, 2016 at 11 a.m.