Deputy sheriffs; minimum salary. (HB1302)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Hurst (D-Blacksburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Deputy sheriffs; minimum salary. Provides that the minimum salary for all deputy sheriffs, both law enforcement and non-law enforcement, shall be set at the compensation board minimum plus a 20 percent supplement. The bill provides that in any locality designated as high or above average according to the Commission on Local Government's Fiscal Stress Index as of July 1, 2020, the Commonwealth shall pay the entire sum of the difference between the current salary paid in such locality and the compensation board minimum plus the 20 percent supplement. Read the Bill »


12/04/2020: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/08/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104937D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/15/2020Impact statement from DHCD/CLG (HB1302)
01/27/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1302)
01/29/2020Assigned CC & T sub: Land Use
02/11/2020Continued to 2021 in Counties, Cities and Towns
12/04/2020Left in Counties, Cities and Towns