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With the consent of the Senate, the Governor shall appoint, to serve at his or her pleasure, an executive officer who shall be director of the department. In making the appointment the Governor shall consider training, demonstrated ability, experience, and leadership in organized child support enforcement administration. The director shall receive the salary provided for by Chapter 6 (commencing with Section 11550), Part 1, Division 3, Title 2 of the Government Code.
The Governor also may appoint, to serve at his or her pleasure, not to exceed two chief deputy directors of the department, and one deputy director of the department. The salaries of the chief deputy directors and the deputy director shall be fixed in accordance with law.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - California Code, Family Code - FAM § 17300 - last updated January 01, 2019 | https://codes.findlaw.com/ca/family-code/fam-sect-17300/
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