2009 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1600 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Scott, E.T.
DOC Impact of HB 2179 - Reduction of Time Served

Item 391 #2h

Item 391 #2h

First Year - FY2009 Second Year - FY2010
Public Safety
Corrections, Department of FY2009 $0 FY2010 $308,795 GF

Page 433, line 10, strike "$76,402,834" and insert "$76,711,629".
Page 437, after line 3, insert:
"M.  Included in the appropriation for this item is $308,795 the second year from the general fund for the estimated increase in the operating costs of adult correctional centers resulting from the enactment of House Bill 2179 of the 2008 Session of the General Assembly.  This amount shall be paid into the Corrections Special Reserve Fund, established in accordance with § 30-19.1:4, Code of Virginia."

(This amendment provides $308,795 the second year from the general fund to account for the additional beds in the state prison system to account for the impacts of House Bill 2179. A companion amendment appropriates funding for the additional local correctional facility beds to account for the additional local and regional jail beds necessary to account for this legislation.)