2017 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Committee Approved)

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Sheriffs - Redirect Funding from CDP to 2% Salary Increase

Item 69 #1h

Item 69 #1h

First Year - FY2017 Second Year - FY2018
Compensation Board FY2017 $0 FY2018 $3,751,661 GF

Page 48, line 15, strike "$466,877,983" and insert "$470,629,644".

Page 51, strike lines 36 through 41.

Page 51, line 48, strike "$8,719,289" and insert "$7,266,074".

Page 51, line 50, after "jails" insert ", effective August 1, 2017".

Page 52, after line 3, insert;

"S. Included in this appropriation is $7,467,897 in the second year from the general fund to provide a two percent salary increase for Sheriffs, Sheriffs' employees and employees of regional jails effective August 1, 2017."


(This amendment provides $7.5 million from the general fund in the second year to fund a 2% salary increase for sherriffs' offices and regional jails. $2.2 million of the funding is provided from redirecting funding that was included in the introduced budget to increase participation in the career development program. An additional $1.5 million of the funding is provided from adjusting the funding for sheriff's compression adjustment based on the August 1, 2017 effective date.)