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The DC Code: § 5-762 Retired police officer deployment as public school security personnel.

Index5 Police, Firefighters, Medical Examiner, and Forensic Sciences. (Refs & Annos)
a
(1) Except for disability annuitants, police officers retired from the Metropolitan Police force shall be eligible for rehire at the discretion of the Superintendent of the D.C. Public Schools as security personnel of the D.C. Public Schools without jeopardy to the retirement benefits of the police officers.
2
Service pursuant to this section shall not count as creditable service for the purpose of § 5-704.
3
A retired police officer who is rehired under this section shall be paid a salary of no more than that equal to the salary paid a Class 1, Step 1 Officer within the Metropolitan Police Department and shall not be eligible for longevity pay.
4
A retired police officer who is rehired pursuant to this section shall be vested with the powers of a Special Police Officer with the Uniform Waivers pursuant to § 5-129.02, not including the authority to carry a firearm.
b
All costs associated with the hiring of retired police officers as school security guards shall be absorbed within the D.C. Public Schools budget.
c
A retired police officer who is rehired pursuant to this section and is vested with the powers of a Special Police Officer would be subject to the requirements of 6A DCMR, Chapter 11, which governs Special Police.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 4-618.2. Temporary Amendments of Section For temporary (225 day) addition of section, see § 2 of Retired Police Officer Public Schools Security Personnel Deployment Temporary Amendment Act of 1993 (D.C. Law 10-5, July 31, 1993, law notification 40 DCR 5629). Legislative History of Laws Law 10-136, the "Retired Police Officer Public Schools Security Personnel Deployment Amendment Act of 1994," was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 10-113, which was referred to the Committee of the Whole. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on April 12, 1994, and May 3, 1994, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on May 18, 1994, it was assigned Act No. 10- 241 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. D.C. Law 10-136 became effective on July 23, 1994. Law 10-255, the "Technical Amendments Act of 1994," was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 10-673, which was referred to the Committee of the Whole. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on June 21, 1994, and July 5, 1994, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on July 25, 1994, it was assigned Act No. 10-302 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. D.C. Law 10-255 became effective on May 25, 1995. Miscellaneous Notes Application of Law 10-136: Section 6(b) of D.C. Law 10-136 provided that the act shall apply as of March 6, 1994. Board to install metal detectors: Section 4 of D.C. Law 10-5 provided that "to the extent possible, the Board of Education shall install metal detectors in junior and senior high schools in accordance with the Board's commitment in the fiscal year 1992 budget process." DC CODE § 5-762 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(July 23, 1994, D.C. Law 10-136, § 2, 41 DCR 3006; May 16, 1995, D.C. Law 10-255, § 48, 41 DCR 5193.)