SECTION   8.  EMPLOYEE COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS - FISCAL YEAR 2019-2020

   ALL  PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION ARE SUBJECT TO COLLECTIVE BARGAINING LAW
   AND LEGISLATIVE APPROPRIATION

   Statement   of   Purpose:   This   section   provides  instructions  for
   implementing  Fiscal  Year 2019-2020 salary and benefits appropriations.
   All  allocations,  distributions, and uses of these funds are to be made
   in strict accordance with the provisions of this act.

   (1)  ELECTED  OFFICERS,  FULL-TIME  MEMBERS  OF  COMMISSIONS  AND  OTHER
   DESIGNATED EMPLOYEES

   (a)   The   elected  officers,  full-time  members  of  commissions  and
   designated  employees  shall  be  paid  at the annual rate shown for the
   period  from July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020; however, these salaries
   may be reduced on a voluntary basis.

                                                                  7/1/2019
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   Governor....................................................     130,273
   Lieutenant Governor.........................................     124,851
   Chief Financial Officer.....................................     128,972
   Attorney General............................................     128,972
   Agriculture, Commissioner of................................     128,972
   Supreme Court Justice.......................................     220,600
   Judges - District Courts of Appeal..........................     169,554
   Judges - Circuit Courts.....................................     160,688
   Judges - County Courts......................................     151,822
   State Attorneys.............................................     169,554
   Public Defenders............................................     169,554
   Commissioner - Public Service Commission....................     132,036
   Public Employees Relations Commission Chair.................      97,789
   Public Employees Relations Commission Commissioners.........      46,362
   Commissioner - Parole ......................................      92,724
   Criminal Conflict and Civil Regional Counsels...............     115,000

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   None  of the officers and commission members or employees whose salaries
   have been fixed in this section shall receive any supplemental salary or
   benefits from any county or municipality.

   (2) BENEFITS: HEALTH, LIFE, AND DISABILITY INSURANCE

   (a) State Life Insurance and State Disability Insurance

   Funds  are provided in each agency's budget to continue paying the state
   share  of  the  current  State  Life  Insurance  Program  and  the State
   Disability Insurance Program premiums.

   (b) State Health Insurance Plans and Benefits

   For  the  period  July 1, 2019, through June 30, 2020, the Department of
   Management  Services  shall  administer  the plans and benefits provided
   under  the  State  Group  Health  Insurance  Program consistent with the
   following parameters:

   1.  The  State Group Health Insurance Program will include a State Group
   Health  Insurance  Standard  Plan(s),  State Group Health Insurance High
   Deductible  Health  Plan(s),  Health  Maintenance  Organization Standard
   Plan(s),   and  Health Maintenance  Organization  High Deductible Health
   Plan(s).

   2.  The  high  deductible  health  plans  shall  continue  to include an
   integrated  Health Savings Account (HSA) in accordance with federal law.
   The  state  shall  make  a  monthly contribution to an employee's health
   savings account to the extent authorized in section 110.123(12), Florida
   Statutes.

   3. Effective upon enactment, the Department of Management Services shall
   implement   compound   medication   and  topical  analgesic  utilization
   management  in  the  administration of the State Employees' Prescription
   Drug  Program.  The  Program  shall  provide coverage of cost-effective,
   clinically  appropriate  compound  medications  and  topical analgesics,
   which  may be subject to clinical review, dollar thresholds, exclusions,
   and/or  day  supply  limitations.  The  Program shall include a clinical
   exception  review process to ensure the Program does not restrict access
   to the most clinically appropriate and clinically effective medications.
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