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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Residency of police officers. Makes the residency requirements for members of town metropolitan police departments the same as the residency requirements for city police departments, town marshal systems, and city, town, and township fire departments. Provides that a member appointed to a town metropolitan police department or town marshal system before July 1, 2008, may not be required to reside within: (1) the county in which the town is located; or (2) a county that is contiguous to the county in which the town is located; if the member resided within a noncontiguous county on July 1, 2008.