(a) The normal rate of contribution for state peace officer/firefighter members subject to Section 21363.3 shall be 8 percent of the compensation in excess of eight hundred sixty-three dollars ($863) per month paid those members. The Legislature reserves the right to increase the rate of contribution of those peace officer/firefighter members as it may find appropriate from time to time.
(b) If the provisions of this section are in conflict with the provisions of a memorandum of understanding reached between the Trustees of the California State University and the recognized employee organization pursuant to Chapter 12 (commencing with Section 3560) of Division 4 of Title 1, the memorandum of understanding shall be controlling without further legislative action, except that if those provisions of a memorandum of understanding require the expenditure of funds, those provisions shall not become effective unless approved by the Legislature in the annual Budget Act.
(Amended by Stats 2000, Ch. 1030, Sec. 5)