|SB 0977||Would create a $150,000 death benefit for public safety officers killed in the line of duty|
|LR Number:||2954S.02I||Fiscal Note:||2954-02|
|Committee:||Financial and Governmental Organization|
|Last Action:||04/04/02 - Voted Do Pass S Financial & Governmental Org.,||Journal page:|
|Veterans Affairs & Elections Committee|
|Effective Date:||August 28, 2002|
SB 977 - This act provides a $150,000 death benefit for public safety officers who are killed in the line of duty. The benefits will be administered by the Office of Administration. Funds for benefits will come from General Revenue. Should the number of claims exceed appropriations the claims will be paid on a pro rata basis.
This act is similar to HB 80 (2001).