2022 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Conference Report)

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Increase Jail Per Diem for State Responsible Inmates

Item 73 #1c

Item 73 #1c

First Year - FY2023 Second Year - FY2024
Compensation Board FY2023 $4,633,444 FY2024 $7,020,908 GF

Page 52, line 24, strike "$45,707,959" and insert "$50,341,403".
Page 52, line 24, strike "$46,116,147" and insert "$53,137,055".

Page 53, line 13, after "day", insert:

"through June 30, 2022, and $15 per inmate day effective July 1, 2022".


(This amendment provides $4,633,444 the first year and $7,020,908 the second year from the general fund to increase the per diem for every state-responsible inmate housed at a local or regional jail by $3/day, effective July 1, 2022. A state-responsible inmate is defined as a person convicted of one or more felony offenses for which the sum of consecutive sentences is more than one year. At present, the state provides local and regional jails with a stipend of $12 per inmate day for each state-responsible inmate.)