Merit Systems Commission
Maricopa County Merit Systems Commission is two commissions in one.
The Commission is responsible for overseeing the Employee Merit
System (EMS) Rules (under the provisions of A.R.S. § 11-351
through § 11-356) and the Law Enforcement Officers Merit System
(LEOMS) Rules (A.R.S. § 38-1001 through 38-1007). The Commission
consists of five members, each of whom is nominated by a member
of the Board of Supervisors. The Commission performs such duties
as are necessary to carry out the provisions of the Merit Systems
resolution and rules, is charged with representing the public interest
in the improvement of personnel administration in the county service,
prepares such policies and procedures as may be necessary or appropriate
to administering the Merit Systems rules, and serves as an independent
personnel board for the County under A.R.S. § 38-532(H).
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Merit Systems Commission members are:
Chairman, District 2
Alberto Gutier, Vice-Chairman, District 3
William Lally, District 1
Larry Pickard, District 4
David Hernandez, District 5