2021 Wyoming Statutes
Title 28 - Legislature
Chapter 12 - Senate Confirmation of Gubernatorial Appointments
Section 28-12-101 - Appointments by Governor; Vacancies.
28-12-101. Appointments by governor; vacancies.
(a) The governor shall submit to the senate the name, address and occupation of each person he proposes for appointment to public office and for which senate advice and consent is required under either the constitution or laws of this state. In addition and for those appointments for which political party affiliation is specified by law, the governor shall provide the senate with documentation of compliance with W.S. 9-1-218(e). The information required by this section shall be submitted to the senate by:
(i) Noon on the thirtieth legislative working day during the general and budget session; and
(ii) Noon on the twelfth legislative working day during the budget session.
(b) The governor may fill any vacancy occurring between sessions of the legislature by temporary appointment to be effective until March 1 of the ensuing calendar year.