1997 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1600 (Committee Approved)

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Authorize Charlotte private prison (language only)

Item 457 #6h

Item 457 #6h

Public Safety
Institutions, Division of

Page 297, line 46 after "Safety." insert:
"The Department may proceed to enter into a contract for the 1,000 bed minimum security facility, to be located in Charlotte County, provided that the contract specifies an opening date of April 2000 and that no contract payments by the Commonwealth will be required prior to opening of the facility."

(This amendment clarifies legislative intent regarding a private prison in Charlotte County.)