Current Status Bill Number:
4967Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 19980407Primary Sponsor: D. SmithAll Sponsors: D. SmithDrafted Document Number: dka\4889htc.98Residing Body: HouseCurrent Committee: Ways and Means Committee 30 HWMSubject: Police Officers Retirement System, Pensions; option to participate in extended to certain employees of solicitor
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ House 19980407 Introduced, read first time, 30 HWM referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
TO AMEND SECTION 9-11-25, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE OPTION ALLOWED PROBATE JUDGES TO PARTICIPATE IN THE SOUTH CAROLINA POLICE OFFICERS RETIREMENT SYSTEM, SO AS TO EXTEND THIS OPTION TO ASSISTANT SOLICITORS, VICTIM/WITNESS ADVOCATES AND PRETRIAL INTERVENTION PERSONNEL IN SOLICITOR'S OFFICES, AND EMPLOYEES OF THE COMMISSION ON PROSECUTION COORDINATION.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 9-11-25 of the 1976 Code, as last amended by Act 336 of 1992, is further amended to read:
"Section 9-11-25. Probate judges The following officers and employees may elect to participate in the South Carolina Police Officers Retirement System or they may elect to remain under regular state retirement:
(1) probate judges;
(2) assistant solicitors;
(3) victim/witness advocates and pretrial intervention personnel serving in solicitor's offices; and
(4) employees of the Prosecution Coordination Commission."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.