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Classification Phraseology as of:
1/1/2021
 
Classification Code:
7720
 
Phraseology:

POLICE, SHERIFFS, MARSHALS, ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICERS, FISH AND WILDLIFE OFFICERS AND CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS — including deputies — not volunteers

Footnote:

This classification applies to law enforcement officers, including but not limited to police officers, sheriffs and deputy sheriffs, court bailiffs, marshals, animal control officers, fish and wildlife officers and correctional officers.

This classification also applies to all employees of publicly or privately operated correctional facilities.

This classification also applies to medical care personnel, including but not limited to registered nurses, licensed vocational nurses, pharmacists and psychiatric technicians who provide care to residents of correctional facilities on a contract basis.

Dog catchers, veterinarians and animal care or kennel employees (not animal control officers) who are employed by public agencies shall be classified as 9420, Municipal, State or Other Public Agency Employees — all other employees. Privately operated animal shelters shall be classified as 8831(1), Hospitals — veterinary.

Volunteers serving with or without remuneration shall be separately classified as 7722, Police, Sheriffs, Marshals, Animal Control Officers, Fish and Wildlife Officers and Correctional Officers — volunteers, serving with or without remuneration.

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Effective DatePure Premium RateNote
1/1/2021$2.26New/Renewal
1/1/2020$2.60New/Renewal
1/1/2019$2.79New/Renewal
Prior Phraseology and Footnote:
Shown below is the previously published phraseology and footnoteEffective Date

Phraseology:
OLICE, SHERIFFS, MARSHALS, ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICERS, FISH AND WILDLIFE OFFICERS AND CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS — including deputies — not volunteers

Footnote:
This classification applies to law enforcement officers, including but not limited to police officers, sheriffs and deputy sheriffs, court bailiffs, marshals, animal control officers, fish and wildlife officers and correctional officers.

This classification also applies to all employees of publicly or privately operated correctional facilities.

This classification also applies to medical care personnel, including but not limited to registered nurses, licensed vocational nurses, pharmacists and psychiatric technicians who provide care to residents of correctional facilities on a contract basis.

Dog catchers, veterinarians and animal care or kennel employees (not animal control officers) who are employed by public agencies shall be classified as 9420, Municipal, State or Other Public Agency Employees — all other employees. Privately operated animal shelters shall be classified as 8831(1), Hospitals — veterinary.

Volunteers serving with or without remuneration shall be separately classified as 7722, Police, Sheriffs, Marshals, Animal Control Officers, Fish and Wildlife Officers and Correctional Officers — volunteers, serving with or without remuneration.

1/1/2017
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