1997 Session

Budget Amendments - SB700 (Committee Approved)

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Convert St. Brides to Pre-Release

Item 457 #14s

Item 457 #14s

First Year - FY1997 Second Year - FY1998
Public Safety
Institutions, Division of FY1997 $0 FY1998 ($1,928,000) GF

Page 296, line 18, strike "$302,165,834" and insert "$300,237,834".
Page 302, line 21, strike "8,587,794" and "8,587,794" and insert "6,659,794" and "6,659,794".

(This amendment reduces the budget for St. Brides Correctional Center in Chesapeake by $1,928,000 in the second year, pursuant to a plan to close the facility as of March, 1998 and convert the unit into a minimum security, pre-release or return-to-custody facility. A companion amendment to Item C-66.20 provides federal prison construction funds for this purpose.)