2017 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Conference Report)

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Funding for State Police Pay Increase

Item 475 #6c

Item 475 #6c

First Year - FY2017 Second Year - FY2018
Central Appropriations
Central Appropriations FY2017 $0 FY2018 $10,308,309 GF

Page 459, line 8, strike "$151,691,160" and insert "$161,999,469".

Page 468, strike lines 44 through 51 and insert:

"Z.  The Director of the Department of Planning and Budget shall transfer $14,308,309 the second year from the general fund from this item to the Department of State Police to provide each sworn officer of the state police an increase in their annual salary equal to $6,793 effective July 10, 2017. This increase shall be effectuated prior to any percentage salary increase authorized in this act with the same effective date.".

Page 469, strike lines 1 and 2.


(This amendment provides $14.3 million to provide an additional salary increase for sworn officers of the Department of State Police by $6,793. This will increase the starting salary for sworn officers from $36,207 to $43,000. The amendment adds $10.3 million from the general fund to the $4.0 million from the general fund included in the introduced budget for a pay action to fund the proposed increase.)