Chapter 3.16
SOCIAL SECURITY

Sections:

3.16.010    Funds appropriated.

3.16.020    Contributions.

3.16.030    Auditor’s reports.

3.16.040    Termination.

3.16.010 Funds appropriated.

The sum of $27,000 will be appropriated from the various county funds effected to cover the participating costs and administrative costs of the county of Snohomish for its employees to be covered under provisions of the old age and survivor insurance as provided by the social security act of the United States, effective as of January 1, 1955, for the year 1955. Each year thereafter the county shall provide in the budget sufficient funds to pay the county’s participating and administrative costs for this coverage.

(Res. adopted August 17, 1955; Res. adopted June 20, 1955; Amended Ord. 07-015, March 21, 2007, Eff date April 7, 2007).

3.16.020 Contributions.

The county auditor shall deduct from each employee’s salary the amount of the employee’s tax which is imposed by the federal insurance contribution act. The amount deducted from such wages shall be paid to the OASI contribution fund in partial discharge of the liability of the county of Snohomish. Failure to deduct such contribution shall not relieve the employee or employer of liability therefor. The county shall, out of the funds appropriated as heretofore set forth, also forward to the governor of the state of Washington, or his duly authorized agent, such sums as the county shall be required to contribute under provisions of the Social Security Act of the United States and all cost allocable to the administration of this fund.

(Res. adopted August 17, 1955; § 3 of Res. adopted June 20, 1955).

3.16.030 Auditor’s reports.

The county auditor shall make reports in such form and contain such information as the governor of the state of Washington may from time to time require and comply with such provisions as the governor of the state of Washington, or the secretary of health, education and welfare may from time to time find necessary to assure the correctness and verification of such reports.

(Res. adopted August 17, 1955; § 4 of Res. adopted June 20, 1955).

3.16.040 Termination.

The governor of the state of Washington shall be authorized to terminate this plan in its entirety in his discretion as provided by Chapter 4, Laws of Extraordinary Session, 1955.

(Res. adopted August 17, 1955; § 5 of Res. adopted June 20, 1955).