2016 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Lingamfelter
HB 439 - Increasing Minimum Sentences for Display of Firearm During Commission of Certain Felonies

Item 394 #39h

Item 394 #39h

First Year - FY2017 Second Year - FY2018
Public Safety and Homeland Security
Department of Corrections FY2017 $4,221,205 FY2018 $0 GF

Page 334, line 28, strike "$99,727,076" and insert "$103,948,281".

Page 336, line 17, strike "$300,000" and insert "$4,521,205".

Page 336, after line 29, insert "7. House Bill 439 -- $4,221,2015".


(This amendment provides an appropriation to the Corrections Special Reserve Fund to reflect the estimated impact on utilization of beds in the Commonwealth’s Adult Correctional Centers resulting in changes in criminal sentencing pursuant to House Bill 439, which increases the mandatory minimum sentences for use or display of a firearm during the commission of certain felonies from three to five years for a first offense and from five to ten years for a second or subsequent offense.)