2004 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Committee Approved)

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Hampton Roads Regional Jail Planning Study (language only)

Item 416 #2s

Item 416 #2s

Public Safety
Community Corrections, Division of

Page 319, following line 19, insert:
"4. The Hampton Roads Regional Jail Authority, in order to conduct a planning study for the expansion of the Hampton Roads Regional Jail complex to serve the projected requirements for the region.  Specific capital project recommendations resulting from this study shall be subject to the approval of the General Assembly prior to final approval by the Board of Corrections."

(This amendment provides an exception to the moratorium on approval by the Board of Corrections of new jail construction projects, to permit the Hampton Roads Regional Jail Authority to initiate a planning study to determine the future needs for additional facilities to be located at the regional jail complex.)