Job Descriptions

TO BE ELECTED AT EACH CAUCUS SESSION

 

In order to run for any of these offices you must have submitted a bill prior to

having your name placed in nomination.

Caucus

Session A

Caucus

Session B  

Caucus

Session C

Clerk of the House *
President of the Senate #
Speaker of the House #
Journal Clerk of the House
 Sgt at Arms of the House
Director of Legislation *
 Secretary of the Senate *
 Sgt at Arms of the Senate *
  Asst Secretary  of the Senate
 

 

 

Senate* & House Chairs for Appropriations and Financial Affairs

Senate* & House Chair for Transportation 

 Senate* & House Chairs for Criminal Justice and Public Safety 

Senate* & House Chair for  Inland Fish and Wildlife and Agriculture 

 Senate* & House Chairs for 
  State and Local Government              

Senate* & House Chairs for Health & Human Services

 Senate* & House Chair

for Education and

Cultural Services

 
Senate* & House Chairs
 for Labor, Commerce and Economic Development
Senate* & House Chairs for Energy, Utilities and Technology
  LOBBYIST WILL BE ELECTED AT CAUCUS SESSIONS IF NOT ENOUGH APPLY  

3 Lobbyist ##

Labor, Commerce and Economic Development / Transportation

4 Lobbyists ##
 
 
Criminal Justice and Public Safety / Health and Human Services / Energy, Utilities, and Technology  

5 Lobbyist ##

Appropriations and Financial Affairs  / Education and Cultural Services / Inland Fisheries, Wildlife and Agriculture / State & Local Government

 
 
 
Media Editor 
2 Social Media Staff   Photographer
 Media Staff   Media Staff  Media Staff
     

* To run for this position must have 1 year's experience at the Augusta Session or be a Junior or Senior

  

# Speaker of the House and President of the Senate MUST have participated in the program at least 1 year, and may not be from the same delegation as Youth Governor

 

## Lobbyist must apply online, and if we don't get 12, we will do elections at Caucus Sessions

 

TO BE A MEMBER OF THE GOVERNOR'S CABINET

Governor Bergeon will select his Cabinet Members:

If you are interested in being in the Cabinet you must complete the following

CABINET MEMBER APPLICATION

 

TO BECOME A CANDIDATE FOR YOUTH GOVERNOR

Those wishing to be a Candidate will be nominated at each of the 3 caucus sessions, to be nominated you must:

a) Be nominated by someone from your delegation

b) Be Seconded by a member of another delegation

c) Each candidate will speak and the candidate with most votes is the winner.

Candidates cannot be elected to be a Presiding Officers

Candidates for Youth Governor must complete the YOUTH GOVERNOR'S CANDIDATE INFORMATION SHEET

ELECTION OF SENATE & HOUSE COMMITTEE CHAIRS

  • Senate Chairs will be elected first, Senate Chairs must have participated in the program before.
  • Nominations will be taken from the floor
  • Each Candidate will speak. We will hold the election at each delegation site, and text results
  • We will announce the winner and go to the next
  • House Chairs will be elected after the Senate Chairs, using the same process.

THE SENATE SEATS

There will be 9 Senate Chairs elected at Caucus Sessions

There will be a Chaplain of the Senate, and Sgt at Arms of the Senate elected

The remaining seats in the Senate will be distributed in the following manner

  • Each delegation of 3 or more registered prior to Registration Deadline will get   1 Senate seat.
  • The remaining Senate Seats will be distributed to the delegations 1 each to the largest delegations in descending order until all seats are filled.

LOBBYIST POSITIONS

If you would like to be a lobbyist you must:

  • Complete the LOBBYIST APPLICATION
  • We will select the 12 Lobbyists from those who apply. They will be announced prior to the 1st Caucus Session
  • If we don't get 12 online applications we will
  • Elect the remaining positions at each training session

CHAPLAIN

  • Delegates interested in being Chaplain must complete the CHAPLAIN APPLICATION online.
  • The Chaplain will be a member of the Senate and will make a presentation in both the House and Senate on Sunday morning
  • Will offer an opening thought on Friday at the Opening Ceremony