2008 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Lucas
Minimum Staffing for Sheriffs

Item 69 #9s

Item 69 #9s

First Year - FY2009 Second Year - FY2010
Compensation Board FY2009 $129,526 FY2010 $145,819 GF

Page 42, line 39, strike "$412,516,288" and insert "$412,645,814".
Page 42, line 39, strike "$428,128,258" and insert "$428,274,077".
Page 46, following line 35, insert:
"Notwithstanding the provisions of Item 76, paragraph F. of this Act, any new court services deputy positions established in Item 76, paragraph B.1. of this Act for Sheriffs shall be allocated by the Compensation Board first to ensure a minimum of two deputy sheriff positions are provided in each sheriff's office in the Commonwealth.  Positions allocated to meet these minimum requirements shall be allocated by the Compensation Board upon request of the Sheriff in priority of need order in accordance with established staffing standards."

(This amendment provides $129,526 GF the first year and $145,819 GF the second year for 4.00 additional deputy sheriff positions. Language requires a minimum of 2.00 deputy sheriff positions in any locality. It is the intent of the General Assembly that the changes necessary to implement this amendment will be made to the position tables in Item 76 of the budget bill during enrolling.)