2020 Session

Budget Bill - HB30 (Chapter 1289)

Department of Corrections

Item 402.10

Item 402.10

Notwithstanding the provisions set forth in this Act, the amounts listed below associated with increased general fund spending within this agency shall be immediately unallotted upon enactment of these appropriations from the applicable Items of this agency and any other relevant Item of this act. Further, notwithstanding the provisions of this Act, any language associated with the spending listed below shall not be applicable unless, after such unallotment, a base amount of funding remains to which such language would be applicable or unless such language previously appeared in Chapter 854, 2019 Acts of Assembly. Any amounts referenced within any other Items of this Act that reflect or include the spending amounts listed below shall have no effect. These amounts shall remain unallotted until re-enacted by the General Assembly after acceptance of a revenue forecast that confirms the revenues estimated within this Act. No agency shall spend, commit, or otherwise obligate the amounts listed below from any source of funds for any of the purposes stated below or any other funds that may be unallotted.


FY 2021

FY 2022

Implement an electronic healthcare records system in all state correctional facilities



Fund pilot programs between the Department of Corrections and university health systems to provide offender medical care



Adjust salaries for correctional officers



Provide funding to study offender medical service delivery in state correctional facilities



Provide additional operating funds for Lawrenceville Correctional Center



Transfer funding for the Department of Corrections' electronic health records system



Provide funding and two positions to support Board of Corrections jail investigations



Agency Total