2017 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Conference Report)

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Corrections Special Reserve Fund (language only)

Item 394 #2c

Item 394 #2c

Public Safety and Homeland Security
Department of Corrections


Page 386, after line 1, insert:

"N. Included in the appropriation for this item is $300,000 the second year from the general fund for the estimated net increase in the operating cost of adult correctional facilities resulting from the enactment of sentencing legislation as listed below. This amount shall be paid into the Corrections Special Reserve Fund, established pursuant to § 30-19.1:4, Code of Virginia.

1. House Bill 1485 -- $50,000

2. House Bill 1616 -- $50,000

3. House Bill 1815 -- $50,000

4. House Bill 1913 and Senate Bill 1390 -- $50,000

5. House Bill 2410 and Senate Bill 1154 -- $50,000

6. House Bill 2470 -- $50,000".

Page 386, strike lines 2 through 13.


(This amendment authorizes the required deposit into the Corrections Special Reserve Fund, pursuant to § 30-19.1:4 of the Code of Virginia, for sentencing legislation which has been adopted during the 2017 Session of the General Assembly. These sentencing bills, as referenced in the accompanying language, increase the number of state-responsible prison beds that will be required over the next six years. This amendment makes no change in the amount provided in the budget as introduced for deposit into the fund. This amendment is contingent upon final passage of the legislation as cited in this amendment.)