2020 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Conference Report)

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Evaluate Options for Increased Programs in Restrictive Housing (language only)

Item 402 #6c

Item 402 #6c

Public Safety and Homeland Security
Department of Corrections


Page 399, after line 42, insert;

"Q. The Department of Corrections shall evaluate options to increase programs that increase hours of exposure to mental health or behavioral health counseling, spiritual counseling, and or recreation, for persons in restrictive housing and report its findings to the Chairs of the House Appropriations and Senate Finance and Appropriations Committees by January 1, 2021."

Page 399, line 43, strike "Q." and insert "R."


(This amendment directs the Department of Corrections to report on options to increase programs for persons in restrictive housing.)