2022 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Hodges
Increase Sheriff Salaries

Item 72 #6h

Item 72 #6h

First Year - FY2023 Second Year - FY2024
Compensation Board FY2023 $1,347,328 FY2024 $1,537,186 GF

Page 48, line 29, strike "$588,315,380" and insert "$589,662,708".
Page 48, line 29, strike "$594,031,949" and insert "$595,569,135".

Page 52, after line 22, insert:

"S.1. Included in this appropriation is $1,347,328 the first year and $1,537,186 the second year from the general fund to increase the salaries of elected sheriffs by $10,000, effective July 1, 2022.  Such salary increase is reflected in the table in paragraph A of this item, listed as of July 1, 2022.

2. Localities shall not utilize the funding provided herein to supplant local funds provided as of January 1, 2022 for the salary of the elected sheriff."


(This amendment provides from the general fund additional funding to increase the salary for elected sheriffs by $10,000. The amendment also stipulates that localities shall not use this additional funding to supplement amounts provided for elected sheriffs' salaries as of January 1, 2022. Updates to the salary table in paragraph A of this item will be updated to reflect the increases proposed herein.)