2008 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Conference Report)

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Jail Project Reporting (language only)

Item 388 #8c

Item 388 #8c

Public Safety
Corrections, Department of

Page 355, after line 35, insert:
"E. The Department of Corrections shall provide an annual report on the status of jail construction and renovation projects as approved by the Board of Corrections.  The report shall be limited to those projects which increase bed capacity.  The report shall include a brief summary description of each project, the total capital cost of the project and the approved state share of the capital cost, the number of beds approved, along with the net number of new beds if existing beds are to be removed, and the closure of any existing facilities, if applicable.  The report shall include the six-year population forecast, as well as the double-bunking capacity compared to the rated capacity for each project listed.  The report shall also include the general fund impact on community corrections programs as reported by the Department of Criminal Justice Services, and the recommended financing arrangements and estimated general fund requirements for debt service as provided by the State Treasurer.  Copies of the report shall be provided by January 1 of each year to the Chairmen of the Senate Finance and House Appropriations Committees."
Page 355, line 36, strike "E" and insert "F".

(This amendment requires an annual report on jail construction and renovation projects approved during the previous year by the Board of Corrections.)