00 Enrolled HB 199
01 Relating to Department of Public Safety regulations allowing village public safety officers to
02 carry firearms.
04 * Section 1. AS 18.65.670(c) is amended to read:
05 (c) The commissioner of public safety may adopt regulations related to village
06 public safety officers, including minimum standards and training, criteria for
07 community, municipality, or corporation participation, and the interaction between the
08 Department of Public Safety and village public safety officers. Regulations adopted
09 by the commissioner under this subsection may not prohibit village public safety
10 officers who otherwise meet minimum standards and training from carrying
11 firearms. The commissioner of corrections may adopt regulations related to the
12 functions of village public safety officers providing probation and parole supervision.