State Police, Department of; appointment of supervisory officers. (SB739)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of State Police; appointment of supervisory officers. Establishes a career progression program for State Troopers and Special Agents based on years of satisfactory service. For State Troopers, the program provides for promotion to the rank of Senior Trooper after 10 years of service and promotion to the rank of Master Trooper after 20 years of service. For Special Agents, the program provides for a salary increase after 10 years and a salary increase and promotion to the rank of Senior Special Agent after 20 years of service. The bill prohibits a sworn employee of the Department from receiving more than two career progression salary increases, regardless of such employee's assignment or promotion to Special Agent. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/16/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15100546D
12/16/2014Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/14/2015Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/14/2015Rereferred to Finance
01/19/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB739)
02/05/2015Stricken at request of Patron in Finance (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)