2018 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: McGuire
HB 739 - Killing or Injuring Police Animals

Item 391 #25h

Item 391 #25h

First Year - FY2019 Second Year - FY2020
Public Safety and Homeland Security
Department of Corrections FY2019 $50,000 FY2020 $0 GF

Page 345, line 18, strike "$103,832,536" and insert "$103,882,536".

Page 347, after line 20, insert:

"8. HB 739 - Killing or injuring police animals -- $50,000".


(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 739, which would amend the Code of Virginia to provide that any owner or caretaker is of a dog or other animal is guilty of a felony should their willful acts or negligence results in the owner or caretaker's dog or animal attacking a police animal, resulting in its death.)