1997 Session

Budget Amendments - SB700 (Conference Report)

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Career Prosecutor (language only)

Item 74 #2c

Item 74 #2c

Compensation Board

Page 51, following line 20, insert:
"G. The Compensation Board, with the assistance of the Commonwealth's Attorneys' Services Council (CASC), shall develop criteria for the establishment of a Career Prosecutor Program.  Such criteria shall include the selection process, minimum length of service, job performance, continuing legal education, removal process, and any other criteria deemed relevant by the Compensation Board.  The Compensation Board shall provide its recommendations to the Chairmen of the House Appropriations and Senate Finance Committees by September 1, 1997."

(This amendment directs the Compensation Board to develop criteria for a proposed Career Prosecutor Program for assistant Commonwealth's Attorneys.)