Florida Senate - 2017                        COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
       Bill No. SB 168
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              
                  Comm: RCS            .                                
                  03/27/2017           .                                

       The Committee on Governmental Oversight and Accountability
       (Latvala) recommended the following:
    1         Senate Amendment (with title amendment)
    3         Delete everything after the enacting clause
    4  and insert:
    5         Section 1. Subsection (9) is added to section 110.2035,
    6  Florida Statutes, to read:
    7         110.2035 Classification and compensation program.—
    8         (9) In order to strengthen the ability of state agencies to
    9  provide career development incentives and to retain well
   10  qualified law enforcement officers, correctional officers,
   11  correctional probation officers, and firefighters, each state
   12  agency that employs such officers or firefighters shall provide
   13  a monthly salary enhancement equal to the full amount provided
   14  to officers and firefighters who participate in the salary
   15  incentive program provided in s. 943.22 or are paid supplemental
   16  compensation in accordance with s. 633.422. The monthly salary
   17  enhancement shall be made available to law enforcement officers,
   18  correctional officers, and correctional probation officers, as
   19  defined in s. 943.10, and firefighters, as defined in s.
   20  633.102, who are employed by a state agency in a career service
   21  position.
   22         Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2017.
   24  ================= T I T L E  A M E N D M E N T ================
   25  And the title is amended as follows:
   26         Delete everything before the enacting clause
   27  and insert:
   28                        A bill to be entitled                      
   29         An act relating to salaries of specified officers and
   30         firefighters; amending s. 110.2035, F.S.; requiring
   31         each state agency that employs law enforcement
   32         officers, correctional officers, correctional
   33         probation officers, and firefighters to provide a
   34         monthly salary adjustment; specifying eligibility for
   35         the monthly salary adjustment; providing an effective
   36         date.