Department Budget Hearings Underway
Governor Bill Haslam and F&A Commissioner Larry Martin are meeting with state departments and agencies to discuss their budget plans for Fiscal 2015-16. The governor will present his budget to the legislature after they convene in January 2015. Click here to view the schedule, watch previous hearings and stream live hearings.
Official State Holidays
A quick listing of official holidays when state offices will be closed.
Finance and Administration
November 21 - State's Chief Accountant Named to Lead National Group
November 13 - October Revenues
October 13 - September Revenues
November 21 - Franklin Co. Woman Charged in Two TennCare Fraud Cases
November 17 - Mother, Daughter in Unicoi Co. Charged with TennCare Fraud
November 14 - Maury, Marshall Co. Residents Charged with TennCare Fraud
Larry B. Martin became commissioner at F&A on August 13, 2013.
Martin had been the interim commissioner since June 1 after former commissioner Mark Emkes´ retirement.
"I want to thank Larry for continuing to serve Tennesseans as the F&A commissioner, " Haslam said. "Putting together the budget is one of the most important things we do, and Larry´s skills and experience with complex systems and organizations is unmatched."
Last year, he joined the governor´s staff as a special assistant to the governor, working alongside Human Resources Commissioner Rebecca Hunter to oversee the implementation of Haslam´s civil service reform, the Tennessee Excellence, Accountability and Management (TEAM) Act; and reviewing state employee compensation.
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