H. B. 2364
(By Delegates Rowe, Pino and Wallace)
[Introduced February 3, 1995; referred to the
Committee on Finance.]
A BILL to amend and reenact section seventeen-c, article
fourteen, chapter seven of the code of West Virginia, one
thousand nine hundred thirty-one, as amended, relating to
changing the increment from five dollars per year to ten
dollars per year and remove sixteen-year limitation.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:
That section seventeen-c, article fourteen, chapter seven of
the code of West Virginia, one thousand nine hundred thirty-one,
as amended, be amended and reenacted to read as follows:
ARTICLE 14. CIVIL SERVICE FOR DEPUTY SHERIFFS.
§7-14-17c. Salary increment.
Beginning on and after the effective date of this section, every deputy sheriff with one year or more of service shall
receive an annual salary increase in the sum of
five ten dollars
per month for each year of service. up to a maximum of sixteen
years of service Any incremental salary increase in effect prior
to the effective date of this section that is more favorable to
the deputy sheriffs entitled to such the increase shall remain in
full force and effect to the exclusion of the provisions of this
NOTE: The purpose of this bill is to change the increment
from five dollars per year to ten dollars per year and to remove
the sixteen-year limitation.
Strike-throughs indicate language that would be stricken
from the present law, and underscoring indicates new language
that would be added.