Governor of North Dakota

head of state and of government of the U.S. state of North Dakota

The Governor of North Dakota is the head of the executive branch of government of North Dakota and serves as the commander-in-chief of the state's military forces.

Governor of North Dakota
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Coat of arms of the state of North Dakota
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Standard of the governor
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Doug Burgum

since December 15, 2016
ResidenceNorth Dakota Governor's Residence
Term length4 years, no term limit
Inaugural holderJohn Miller
FormationNovember 20, 1889
DeputyLieutenant Governor of North Dakota
Salary$116,999 (2013)[1]
WebsiteOfficial website Edit this at Wikidata

There is no limit to the number of terms a governor may serve, if elected.

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  1. "CSG Releases 2013 Governor Salaries". The Council of State Governments. June 25, 2013. Retrieved November 23, 2014.