2008 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Stolle
Jail Overcrowding Staff (language only)

Item 76 #5s

Item 76 #5s

Compensation Board

Page 61, line 2, following "Sheriffs" strike "10,393  10,556" and insert "10,637 and 10,800".

(This amendment provides 244 positions to staff overcrowded jails at the ratio of one deputy for every five inmates over rated capacity. A companion amendment to Item 69 provides $7.9 million GF the first year and $8.6 GF to fund these positions. It is the intent of the General Assembly that the changes necessary to implement this amendment will be made to the position tables in Item 76 of the budget bill during enrolling.)