Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

AGO 1963 NO. 27 > May 29 1963

County superintendents of schools elected in November, 1962, to take office in September, 1963, may not receive the raise in salary granted by the 1963 legislature because of Article XI, § 8, of the State Constitution which prohibits increasing or decreasing the salary of a county officer after his election or during his term.