(1) There is created within state government the Department of Environmental Quality. The department shall be administered by an executive director.
(2) The executive director shall be appointed by the governor with the advice and
consent of the Senate and shall serve at the pleasure of the governor.
(3) The executive director shall have demonstrated the necessary administrative and
professional ability through education and experience to efficiently and effectively
manage the department's affairs.
(4) The Legislature shall fix the compensation of the executive director in accordance
with Title 67, Chapter 22, State Officer Compensation.
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