2005 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Abbitt
VaLORS: State Correctional Officers (language only)

Item 505 #13h

Item 505 #13h

Central Appropriations
Central Appropriations

Page 467, after line 20, insert:
"T.  Notwithstanding the provisions of § 51.1-212, Code of Virginia, any correctional officer as the term is defined in § 53.1-1, Code of Virginia, and including correctional officers employed at a juvenile correction facility as the term is defined in § 66-25.3, Code of Virginia, who is first employed in such position on or after July 1, 2005, shall not be included in the membership of the Virginia Law Officers Retirement System unless such correctional officer agrees to make contributions necessary, through an authorized payroll deduction, to fund the enhanced retirement benefits available under the Virginia Law Officers' Retirement System.

(This amendment provides $3,300,000 the second year from the general fund to include juvenile probation officers in the Virginia Law Officers' Retirement System.)