2021 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Hurst
Witness Information Investigators

Item 429 #1h

Item 429 #1h

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Public Safety and Homeland Security
Virginia Parole Board FY2021 $0 FY2022 $250,000 GF
FY2021 0.00 FY2022 2.00 FTE

Page 512, line 37, strike "$2,648,168" and insert "$2,898,168".

Page 512, line 44, before "Notwithstanding" insert "A. "

Page 512, after line 50, insert:

"B. Out of the amounts appropriation for this item is $250,000 the second year for witness information investigations. Once previously unidentified victims have been contacted, they may request no further contact with DOC inmate proceedings such as parole determinations."


(This amendment provides $250,000 from the general fund the second year and two positions for the Parole Board to conduct witness information investigations in order to gather previously unknown victim contact information for all currently incarcerated inmates eligible for parole.)