2001 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1600 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Bloxom
State ward per diem

Item 479 #4h

Item 479 #4h

First Year - FY2001 Second Year - FY2002
Public Safety
Juvenile Justice, Department of FY2001 $0 FY2002 $230,000 GF

Page 424, line 16, strike "$63,995,844" and insert "$64,225,844".
Page 426, line 17, strike "after" and insert:
"from the day that the court commits the juvenile until the day that the juvenile is transferred to the custody of the Department."
Page 426, strike lines 18 through 20.

(This amendment provides additional funding in the second year for state ward per diem payments to localities holding juveniles that have been sentenced to state facilities but not yet transferred to the state. This amendment would require that the Department reimburse localities from the date of sentencing rather than from the date the commitment order is received.)