2014 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Simon
Correctional Bed Space Impact of HB 48

Item 385 #7h

Item 385 #7h

First Year - FY2015 Second Year - FY2016
Public Safety
Corrections, Department of FY2015 $50,000 FY2016 $0 GF

Page 319, line 54, strike "$100,829,105" and insert "$100,879,105".
Page 321, line 29, strike "$889,181" and insert "$939,181".
Page 321, after line 37, insert:
"e. To increase the penalties for possession or transport of a firearm when previously convicted of stalking within the previous five years -- $50,000."

(This amendment relates to proposed legislation providing that anyone who knowingly and intentionally possesses or transports a firearm or other deadly weapon after having been convicted of stalking, sexual battery, or assault and battery of a family or household member within the previous five years is guilty of a Class 6 felony. The funding provided supports the additional correctional bed space required for any new felony convictions associated with the proposed legislation's enhanced penalty.)