Q What are the surety bond requirements for county employees and officers?

A Supervisor (19-3-5), Chancery Clerk (9-5-131), Tax Collector/Assessor (27-1-7) and Tax Collector (27-1-13): 5% of taxes collectible for the year before the beginning of the term of office, not to exceed $100,000.

County Administrator (19-4-9) and Circuit Clerk (9-7-121): 3% of taxes collectible for the year before the beginning of the term of office, not to exceed $100,000.
Deputy Circuit Clerk (9-7-123): 3% of taxes collectible for the year before the beginning of the term of office, not to exceed $100,000 and not less than $50,000.

Purchase Clerk, Receiving Clerk and Inventory Control Clerk (31-7-124): $75,000.

Tax Assessor (27-1-1), Justice Court Clerk (9-11-29), Deputy Justice Court Clerk (9-11-29), Human Services Agency Director (17-15-5), Economic Development District Trustee (19-5-99), Road Manager (65-17-1), Constable (19-19-3), Extra Deputy Sheriff (45-5-9), Deputy Tax Collector (27-1-9), Assistant Purchase Clerk (31-7-124), Assistant Receiving Clerk (31-7-124), Assistant Inventory Control Clerk (31-7-124), Justice Court Judge (9-11-7), County Surveyor (19-27-1), County Patrol Officer (45-7-27), County Engineer (65-9-15), Road Accountant (65-17-101), Utility or Fire District Commissioner (19-5-171), Drainage District Commissioner (51-31-11), Swampland District Commissioner (51-33-201) or Recreation District Commissioner (55-9-31): $50,000.

Deputy Tax Assessor (27-1-3): $10,000.