1997 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1600 (Committee Approved)

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Roanoke Public Inebriate Center

Item 438 #5h

Item 438 #5h

First Year - FY1997 Second Year - FY1998
Public Safety
Criminal Justice Services, Department of FY1997 $0 FY1998 $163,147 GF

Page 287, line 9, strike "$40,374,458" and insert "$40,537,605".
Page 288, line 38, strike "11,364,888" and insert "11,528,035".
Page 288, line 52, after "78." insert:
"Of this amount in the second year, $163,147 shall be used to initiate a three-year pilot public inebriate diversion program in the Roanoke Comprehensive Community Corrections Act catchment area."

(This amendment is a recommendation of the Virginia State Crime Commission Study on Community Corrections programs. The Roanoke area had the highest incidence of public drunkenness arrests statewide during the period 1992-1995.)