1998 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Committee Approved)

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Housing out-of-state prisoners

Item 472 #8h

Item 472 #8h

First Year - FY1999 Second Year - FY2000
Public Safety
Institutions, Division of FY1999 $16,208,680 FY2000 $23,578,668 NGF
FY1999 406.50 FY2000 436.50 FTE

Page 277, line 42, strike "$308,102,561" and insert "$324,311,241".
Page 277, line 42, strike "$310,919,080" and insert "$334,497,748".
Page 279, after line 31, insert:
"H. The Department of Corrections is authorized to contract with any governmental entity outside of the Commonwealth to house male and female prisoners from that jurisdiction in facilities operated by the Department.  Included in this item is $16,208,680 from nongeneral funds the first year and $23,578,668 from nongeneral funds the second year to pay the operating costs of housing these prisoners."

(This amendment provides authority and nongeneral funds for the Department of Corrections to contract to house out-of-state prisoners in its facilities. The revenue source for this appropriation is funds collected pursuant to such contract(s).)