00 HOUSE BILL NO. 18
01 "An Act relating to the compensation for certain public officials, officers, and employees
02 not covered by collective bargaining agreements; and providing for an effective date."
03 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA:
04 * Section 1. AS 24.10.060(c) is amended to read:
05 (c) Except as provided in (e) of this section for hourly employees, all
06 employees of the legislature are employed subject to
07 (1) classification and wage plans based on the merit principle and
08 adapted to the special needs of the legislature, including limitations on pay
09 increments comparable to the limitations on pay increments under
10 AS 39.27.011(h); and
11 (2) the general state laws regarding leave and retirement.
12 * Sec. 2. AS 39.27.011(h) is amended to read:
13 (h) Pay increments, computed at the rate of 3.25 percent of the employee's
14 base salary, shall be provided to the employee after the [AN] employee has remained
01 in the final step of [WITHIN] a given range for two, four, nine, or 13 years [, AND
02 EVERY TWO YEARS THEREAFTER,] if, at the time the employee becomes eligible
03 for the increment, the employee has worked continuously for the state for the past
04 seven years and the employee's current annual rating by the employee's supervisors is
05 designated as "good" or higher.
06 * Sec. 3. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by adding a new section to
08 APPLICABILITY. AS 24.10.060(c), as amended by sec. 1 of this Act,
09 AS 39.27.011(h), as amended by sec. 2 of this Act, and sec. 4 of this Act apply to contracts
10 entered into on or after the effective date of this Act.
11 * Sec. 4. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by adding a new section to
13 TRANSITION: APPLICATION OF PAY INCREMENT CHANGES TO CURRENT
14 EMPLOYEES. An employee who, on the effective date of this Act, has remained in the final
15 step of a given range for a period of
16 (1) 13 years or more is not eligible to receive a pay increment under
17 AS 39.27.011(h), as amended by sec. 2 of this Act;
18 (2) less than 13 years is eligible to receive a pay increment under
19 AS 39.27.011(h), as amended by sec. 2 of this Act.
20 * Sec. 5. This Act takes effect July 1, 2019.