2018 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - HB5002 (Committee Approved)

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Corrections Special Reserve Fund (language only)

Item 391 #1h

Item 391 #1h

Public Safety and Homeland Security
Department of Corrections


Page 347, strike lines 8 through 20 and insert:

"M. Included in the appropriation for this item is $350,000 the first 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 525   -- $50,000

2. House Bill 622   -- $50,000

3. House Bill 661   -- $50,000

4. House Bill 1440 -- $50,000

5. House Bill 1469 -- $50,000

6. House Bill 1516 -- $50,000

7. House Bill 1580 -- $50,000".


(This amendment provides $350,000 the first year from the general fund to be deposited in the Corrections Special Reserve Fund to reflect the estimated bedspace impact of seven House Bills affecting criminal sentencing. The introduced budget included $350,000 for the impacts of introduced legislation affecting criminal sentencing, therefore no net change in the appropriation provide for this item is made by this amendment.)