502 KAR 45:045.
RELATES TO: KRS
AUTHORITY: KRS 16.050, 16.080(1)
FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 16.050 and 16.080(1) require the establishment of
open competitive examination of applicants for employment as troopers. This
administrative regulation establishes the criteria for the written examination.
Section 1. The
written examination shall be:
(1) Practical in
(2) Designed and
constructed to reveal the capacity of the applicant for employment as a sworn
officer of the department.
Section 2. (1)
An examination shall be administered at the times and places designated by the
commissioner may direct that an examination be conducted regionally if he finds
a regional examination to be convenient and practicable.
Section 3. An
applicant may take the examination:
(1) Two (2)
times in a twelve (12) month period.
(2)(a) If an
applicant fails the written examination, he may notify the recruitment office
of the department that he wishes to retake the examination.
(b) If he has
notified the recruitment office as provided by this subsection, he:
1. May retake
the written examination once; and
2. Shall retake
the next written examination that is scheduled at least thirty (30) days after
the written examination the applicant failed.
Section 4. An
applicant shall have submitted a completed application prior to taking the
Section 5. An
examination shall be rated impartially.
Section 6. An applicant
shall be informed of his score.
Section 7. The
written examination shall be pass/fail. (19 Ky.R. 2180; Am. 2408; eff. 5-10-93;
22 Ky.R. 958; 1305; eff. 1-8-96; 23 Ky.R. 3092; 3564; eff. 4-15-97.)