SENATE FISCAL STAFF


The Senate Fiscal Staff assists the Senate in developing the state budget.

The Fiscal Staff consists of six analysts and is supervised by the Chief of Staff. Each analyst is assigned to an appropriations subcommittee. Five subcommittees are responsible for developing the annual budgets of the 78 state agencies that are supported by general tax revenues. Those subcommittees are assigned from 13-20 agencies each, grouped according to broad policy area.

Functions performed by the Senate Fiscal Staff include:

  • Inventory all sources of revenues available for appropriation by the Legislature;

  • Review and scrutinize budget requests by state agencies;

  • Provide research and analysis on fiscal information to help the Senate make decisions;

  • Organize and provide support for subcommittee meetings;

  • Draft appropriations bills;

  • Assess agencies' progress toward meeting fiscal policy goals;

  • Monitor agencies' spending to ensure compliance with legislative intent;

  • Analyze agency program performance measures.


Senate Fiscal Staff:

Randy Dowell, Chief of Staff- 405.521.5769

Jason Deal, Fiscal Analyst - 405.521.5766
Subcommittee on General Government and Transportation

Leigh Garrison, Fiscal Analyst - 405.521.5778
Subcommittee on Education

Quinten Dilbeck, Fiscal Analyst- 405.530.2384
Subcommittee on Natural Resources and Regulatory Services

Anthony Sammons, Assistant Fiscal Director - 405.521.5696
Subcommittee on Health and Human Services

Jose Salinas, Fiscal Analyst - 405.521.5670
Subcommittee on Public Safety and Judiciary
 

 

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