2013 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Committee Approved)

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Reduce Jail Per Diems for New Prison Opening

Item 69 #3h

Item 69 #3h

First Year - FY2013 Second Year - FY2014
Compensation Board FY2013 $0 FY2014 ($540,000) GF

Page 49, line 11, strike "$49,888,871" and insert "$49,348,871".

(This amendment reduces the general fund support provided in the second year for the payment of jail per diems. Due to the opening of the River North Correctional Center in Grayson County, 517 state-responsible offenders will be removed from local and regional jails and transferred to the new facility.)