Florida Senate - 2017 CS for SB 168 By the Committee on Governmental Oversight and Accountability; and Senators Latvala and Steube 585-02961-17 2017168c1 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to salaries of specified officers and 3 firefighters; amending s. 110.2035, F.S.; requiring 4 each state agency that employs law enforcement 5 officers, correctional officers, correctional 6 probation officers, and firefighters to provide a 7 monthly salary adjustment; specifying eligibility for 8 the monthly salary adjustment; providing an effective 9 date. 10 11 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 12 13 Section 1. Subsection (9) is added to section 110.2035, 14 Florida Statutes, to read: 15 110.2035 Classification and compensation program.— 16 (9) In order to strengthen the ability of state agencies to 17 provide career development incentives and to retain well 18 qualified law enforcement officers, correctional officers, 19 correctional probation officers, and firefighters, each state 20 agency that employs such officers or firefighters shall provide 21 a monthly salary enhancement equal to the full amount provided 22 to officers and firefighters who participate in the salary 23 incentive program provided in s. 943.22 or are paid supplemental 24 compensation in accordance with s. 633.422. The monthly salary 25 enhancement shall be made available to law enforcement officers, 26 correctional officers, and correctional probation officers, as 27 defined in s. 943.10, and firefighters, as defined in s. 28 633.102, who are employed by a state agency in a career service 29 position. 30 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2017.