02RS HB533


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HB 533 (BR 1879) - A. Simpson, G. Graham, T. Kerr, J. Richards

     AN ACT relating to the employment of deputy sheriffs.
     Amend KRS 70.030 to require that deputy sheriffs who receive moneys from the Kentucky Law Enforcement Foundation Fund Program in counties containing a city of the first or second class or an urban-county government, but without a deputy sheriff board, shall continue their term of employment when sheriffs are newly elected or appointed; specify that deputies shall only be removed, suspended, or reduced in pay for misconduct, insubordination, or a violation of law; allow newly elected or appointed sheriffs to demote chief deputies.


     HFA (1, A. Simpson) - Make technical correction.

     Jan 30-introduced in House
     Jan 31-to Local Government (H)
     Feb 19-posted in committee
     Feb 21-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 22-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed
     Feb 26-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 27, 2002
     Mar 6-3rd reading, passed 91-0 with floor amendment (1)
     Mar 7-received in Senate
     Mar 12-to State and Local Government (S)

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