2022 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Coyner
HB 280: Modification of Sentence for Marijuana-Related Offenses

Item 39 #7h

Item 39 #7h

First Year - FY2023 Second Year - FY2024
Judicial Department
Supreme Court FY2023 $100,000 FY2024 $0 GF

Page 27, line 3, strike "$15,511,010" and insert "$15,611,010".


(This amendment provides funding from the general fund in the first year for House Bill 280 which creates a process by which persons convicted of certain felony marijuana-related offenses committed prior to July 1, 2021, who are still incarcerated or on community supervision on July 1, 2022, may receive an automatic hearing to consider modification of their sentence. The bill contains a sunset clause to expire on July 1, 2024. This is a placeholder amendment until a final fiscal impact statement is produced.)