All justice officers, except those transferred or reinstated pursuant to Rule .0406 of this Section shall serve a probationary certification period of one year; provided that the one year probationary period has not been extended for cause pursuant to 12 NCAC 10B .0303(c); .0503(a); or .0602(a) or .1303(a). For certification as a deputy sheriff the probationary period begins on the date the officer took the Oath of Office. For certification as a detention officer or telecommunicator, the probationary period begins on the date the person was appointed.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 17E‑4; 17E‑7;

Eff. January 1, 1989;

Amended Eff. January 1, 1996; January 1, 1994; January 1, 1991;

Temporary Amendment Eff. March 1, 1998;

Amended Eff. August 1, 1998;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. March 6, 2018.