2010 Session

Budget Amendments - SB29 (Committee Approved)

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Plans for Brunswick Correctional Center (language only)

Item 390 #1s

Item 390 #1s

Public Safety
Corrections, Department of

Page 213, following line 55, insert:
"M. The Department of Corrections and the Virginia Economic Development Partnership, in cooperation with local economic development officials from the area, shall jointly prepare a report examining the potential options for re-use or redevelopment of the Brunswick Correctional Center.  This report shall take into consideration the unemployment rate in Brunswick County and the surrounding jurisdictions compared to the statewide rate, and the impact of the closure of this facility on the local governments in the region, with particular reference to the impact on water and sewer rates for the Town of Lawrenceville.  Copies of this report, including any recommendations as may be appropriate, shall be presented to the Governor, the Secretaries of Public Safety and Commerce and Trade, and the Chairmen of the Senate Finance and House Appropriations Committees by June 1, 2010."

(This amendment directs the Department of Corrections and the Virginia Economic Development Partnership to prepare a report on potential options for reusing or redeveloping the Brunswick Correctional Center.)