SB 630 – Up SHP Pay & LEO Benefits/Death Penalty

Primary Sponsors: Sen. Jim Burgin (R-Harnett)

Bill Summary

This bill would increase the pay of the members of the State Highway Patrol and death benefits of law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty requiring that a jury decide the defendants sentence in every case involving the murder of a law enforcement officer.

Bill Movement

This bill was filed on April 3, 2019.

This bill was referred to the following Senate Committees:

  • Appropriations
  • Rules