06RS HB596


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HB 596 (BR 2241) - J. Draud, A. Simpson

     AN ACT relating to the employment of deputy sheriffs.
     Amend KRS 70.030 to provide for employment protection for deputy sheriffs in counties containing a city of the first or second class that do not have a merit board; provide that deputy sheriffs may be fired or disciplined only for violations of law; allow chief deputies to be demoted one step upon election or appointment of new sheriff.

     Feb 16-introduced in House
     Feb 17-to Local Government (H)
     Feb 24-posted in committee
     Mar 7-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 8-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 14-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 15, 2006
     Mar 21-taken from the Regular Orders of the Day; recommitted to Appropriations and Revenue (H)

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