2013 Regular Session



Correctional Services - Inmate Earnings - Compensation for Victims of Crime

Sponsored by:

Senator Shank


Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)

Synopsis:Requiring the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services to withhold 20% of the earnings of an inmate in the Private Sector/Prison Industry Enhancement Certification Program of the U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance for compensation for victims of crime; requiring the Department to allocate earnings that are withheld in a specified manner; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senator Shank
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0921
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0655 Session: 2009 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
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Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Attachments and Garnishments
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Criminal Injuries Compensation
Parole and Probation
Prisoners -see also- Ex-Offenders
Public Safety and Correctional Services, Department of
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Salaries -see also- Overtime; Reimbursement Rates
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Correctional Services
Article - Criminal Procedure
(11-607, 11-819)

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October 24, 2017 1:08 P.M.