2017 Session

Budget Amendments - SB900 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Sturtevant
Beaumont Language (language only)

Item 415 #1s

Item 415 #1s

Public Safety and Homeland Security
Department of Juvenile Justice


Page 403, following line 3, insert:

"6. Notwithstanding the provisions of Sections 2.2-1153 through 2.2-1156, Code of Virginia, upon the closure of the Beaumont Juvenile Correctional Center, the Department of Juvenile Justice is authorized and directed to sell the property comprising the Beaumont Juvenile Correctional Center to Powhatan County for economic development purposes as determined by the county, at fair market value as determined by the Department of General Services.  The county shall agree to assume the cost and associated liability of any building demolition, site remediation, or site preparation which may be required, to include removal of the current structures including the existing secure juvenile facilities and any other facilities on the property, as necessary.  The Office of the Attorney General and the Department of General Services shall provide such assistance as may be necessary to effectuate this transaction."


(This amendment provides for the sale of the Beaumont Juvenile Correctional Center property to Powhatan County at fair market value. The secure juvenile facility is to be closed by June 30, 2017.)