2004 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Member Request)

Chief Patron: Governor Warner
Provide funding for Woodrum impact

Item 420.10 #1g

Item 420.10 #1g

First Year - FY2005 Second Year - FY2006
Public Safety
Institutions, Division of FY2005 $11,929 FY2006 $0 GF

Authority:  § 30-19.1:4, Code of Virginia
Page 321, after line 36, insert:
"A.  Included in the appropriation is $11,929 to cover the projected prison bed space impact, as determined in accordance with § 30-19.1:4, Code of Virginia, of legislation introduced in the 2004 Session of the General Assembly, which would increase the penalty for abuse of incapacitated adults.
B.  If the Virginia Criminal Sentencing Commission, in accordance with the provisions of § 30-19.1:4, Code of Virginia, determines that the following legislation, introduced in the 2004 Session of the General Assembly, would have a prison bed space impact, the Governor is authorized, upon enactment of such legislation, to transfer the amount identified by the Commission form Item 506 of this act to this item:
1.  Any legislation relating to tax reform, which is consistent with the provisions of Part 5 of this act, and
2.  House Bill 1034, relating to multiple DUI offenders."

(This amendment funds the correctional bed space impact of a bill, introduced by the Governor, to increase the penalty for persons convicted of abusing incapacitated adults. It also authorizes the Governor to transfer funds from Economic Contingency to cover any bed space impact of bills relating to tax reform and multiple DUI offenders.)