Florida Senate - 2020                        COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
       Bill No. SB 1146
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              

       The Committee on Criminal Justice (Brandes) recommended the
    1         Senate Amendment (with title amendment)
    3         Delete lines 238 - 246
    4  and insert:
    5  a juvenile justice detention officer I or II or a juvenile
    6  justice detention officer supervisor at the Department of
    7  Juvenile Justice; be certified, in accordance with s. 985.66(3);
    8  and have primary duties and responsibilities that include
    9  ensuring the custody, and applying physical restraint when
   10  necessary, of detained youth within a juvenile detention
   11  facility or while being transported, or be the supervisor of a
   12  member who has such duties and responsibilities.
   13         Section 2. The Legislature finds that a proper and
   14  legitimate state purpose is served when employees and retirees
   15  of the state and its political subdivisions, and the dependents,
   16  survivors, and beneficiaries of such employees and retirees, are
   17  extended the basic protections afforded by governmental
   18  retirement systems. These persons must be provided benefits that
   19  are fair and adequate and that are managed, administered, and
   20  funded in an actuarially sound manner, as required by s. 14,
   21  Article X of the State Constitution and part VII of chapter 112,
   22  Florida Statutes. Therefore, the Legislature determines and
   23  declares that this act fulfills an important state interest.
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   26  And the title is amended as follows:
   27         Delete lines 4 - 7
   28  and insert:
   29         adding juvenile justice detention officers I and II
   30         and juvenile justice detention officer supervisors
   31         employed by the Department of Juvenile Justice who
   32         meet certain criteria to the class; providing a
   33         declaration of important state interest; providing an
   34         effective date.