(1) There is hereby created the productivity board, which may also be known as the employee involvement and recognition board. The board shall administer the employee suggestion program and the teamwork incentive program under this chapter.
(2) The board shall be composed of:
(a) The secretary of state who shall act as chairperson;
(b) The director of financial management or the director's designee;
(c) The director of enterprise services or the director's designee;
(d) Three persons with experience in administering incentives such as those used by industry, with the lieutenant governor, secretary of state, and speaker of the house of representatives each appointing one person. The secretary of state's appointee shall be a representative of an employee organization certified as an exclusive representative of at least one bargaining unit of classified employees; and
(e) Two persons representing state agencies and institutions with employees subject to chapter 41.06
RCW, and one person representing those subject to *chapter 28B.16
RCW, both appointed by the secretary of state.
Members under subsection (2)(d) and (e) of this section shall be appointed to serve three-year terms.
Members of the board appointed pursuant to subsection (2)(d) of this section may be compensated in accordance with RCW 43.03.240
. Any board member who is not a state employee may be reimbursed for travel expenses under RCW 43.03.050
*(1) Chapter 28B.16
RCW was repealed by 1993 c 281, with the exception of RCW 28B.16.015
, which was recodified as RCW 41.06.382
. For exemptions to higher education personnel law see chapter 41.06
RCW. RCW 28B.16.015
were subsequently repealed by 2002 c 354 § 403, effective July 1, 2005.
(2) This section was amended by 2011 1st sp.s. c 21 § 30 and by 2011 1st sp.s. c 43 § 443, each without reference to the other. Both amendments are incorporated in the publication of this section under RCW 1.12.025
(2). For rule of construction, see RCW 1.12.025