AN ACT DIRECTING THE LEE COUNTY SHERIFF TO PROVIDE SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICERS TO THE LEE COUNTY SCHOOLS. Enacted July 25, 2013. Effective August 1, 2013.
Summary date: Jul 25 2013 - View summary
Summary date: Jul 23 2013 - View summary
Senate committee substitute to the 2nd edition makes the following changes. Deletes the provisions of the previous edition and instead provides that the Lee County Sheriff is responsible for providing school resource officers to the Lee County schools and requires the Sheriff and the Lee County Board of Education to enter into a memorandum of understanding for the provision of those services. Requires the Sheriff to use funds appropriated by Lee County to the Sheriff's Office for school resource officers to provide the officers to the schools.
Amends GS 74E-2 to decertify the Lee County Board of Education as a company police agency and prohibits the Board from employing or contracting with a company police agency certified under GS Chapter 74E.
Changes the act's effective date to August 1, 2013.
Summary date: May 14 2013 - View summary
House committee substitute makes the following changes to the 1st edition.
Amends the act, providing that the amount provided for the 2013-14 school year must equal the amount expended by the Lee County Schools for the 2012-13 fiscal year in state funds for school resource officers (SROs), adjusted by the amount of any increase or decrease for the 2013-14 fiscal year in State or federal funds allotted for SROs or school safety officers (SSOs). In subsequent years, the amount provided must be the amount for the prior fiscal year and must also be adjusted by the amount of any increase or decrease in state or federal funds for SROs or SSOs.
Summary date: Apr 1 2013 - View summary
As the title indicates, beginning with the 2013-14 school year.
Effective July 1, 2013.