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PRISONS AND OTHER METHODS OF CORRECTION

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(CD) Carried over from 2002 session but died in committee on or before December 9th


Buckingham Correctional Center; Department of Corrections to exchange certain parcel of land adjacent thereto. (Patron-Abbitt, HB 2719 (Chapter 746))
Constitutional amendment; restoration of civil rights for felons (first reference). Amending Section 1 of Article II. (Patron-Jones, J.C., HJR 16 (CD); Moran, HJR 635 (Chapter 958); Miller, Y.B., SJR 10 (CD); Miller, Y.B., SJR 283 (Chapter 956))
Constitutional amendment; restoration of civil rights for non-violent felons (first reference). Amending Section 1 of Article II. (Patron-Jones, J.C., HJR 17 (CD))
Correctional Enterprises Advisory Board; abolished. Amending 2.2-2101, 53.1-10 and 53.1-45.1; repealing  53.1-45.2 through 53.1-45.5. (Patron-Hugo, HB 2427 (Chapter 854); Ruff, SB 764 (Chapter 94))
Correctional facilities, local; funds available for operating costs. Amending  53.1-84. (Patron-Ruff, SB 1317 (F))
Correctional facilities, local; medical costs for prisoners. Amending  53.1-83.1. (Patron-Jones, J.C., HB 70 (CD))
Correctional inmates; to receive photo identification card upon release from facility. Amending  53.1-10. (Patron-Athey, HB 2394 (F))
Correctional inmates and mental patients; to receive identification papers upon release. Amending  37.1-42.1 and 53.1-10. (Patron-Alexander, HB 2309 (Chapter 516))
Courthouse and courtroom security; assessment of cost in criminal and traffic cases. Amending  53.1-120. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1382 (Chapter 26); Rerras, SB 1069 (Chapter 44))
Criminal convictions; study collateral consequences thereof. (Patron-Maxwell, SJR 86 (CD))
Death penalty; moratorium on executions. (Patron-Darner, HB 2657 (F); Marsh, SB 709 (F))
Felons; restoration of civil rights to be eligible to register to vote. Amending  53.1-231.2. (Patron-Jones, J.C., HB 60 (CD); Bell, HB 2020 (Chapter 946))
Freedom of Information Act; access by inmates. Amending  2.2-3705. (Patron-Spruill, HB 2626 (F))
Good conduct allowance; mandatory functional literacy requirement. Adding  53.1-151.1. (Patron-Devolites, HB 2293 (F); Maxwell, SB 1254 (F))
Home/electronic incarceration; allows good conduct credit, etc., to accrue during assignment. Amending  53.1-131.2. (Patron-Melvin, HB 2734 (F))
Home/electronic incarceration; eligibility requirements. Amending 53.1-131.2. (Patron-Bell, HB 2001 (F))
Home/electronic incarceration; no good conduct credit, etc., shall accrue during assignment. Amending  53.1-116 and 53.1-131.2. (Patron-Bell, HB 2003 (F))
Inmate collect call system; eliminating impact of commissions and rebates thereon. (Patron-Almand, HB 805 (CD); Crittenden, HB 1115 (CD))
Inmates; participation in furloughs not be counted as time served. Amending  53.1-37 and 53.1-132. (Patron-Bell, HB 2004 (Chapter 846))
Inmates; sheriffs not responsible for medical treatment for prior illness, exception. Amending  53.1-126 and 53.1-133.01:1. (Patron-Keister, HB 2222 (Chapter 928); Puckett, SB 1169 (Chapter 1019))
Jail processing costs; collection. Amending  15.2-1613.1. (Patron-Deeds, SB 696 (Chapter 623))
Jails; policies. Amending  53.1-116 and 53.1-129. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 2180 (Chapter 818); Stolle, SB 1146 (Chapter 820))
Juveniles; placement in a secure facility if older than age 10. Amending  16.1-284.1. (Patron-Darner, HB 1246 (CD))
Law Officers’ Retirement System; includes internal investigator of Department of Corrections. Amending  51.1-212. (Patron-Landes, HB 950 (CD); Jones, D.C., HB 968 (CD); Jones, D.C., HB 1801 (F))
Misdemeanor cases; discharge and dismissal for service in a community-based corrections program. Amending  9.1-173, 9.1-174, 9.1-182, 19.2-303.2 and 19.2-303.3. (Patron-Watkins, SB 642 (CD); Watkins, SB 894 (F))
Misdemeanors; to serve minimum length of sentence. Amending 53.1-116. (Patron-Bell, HB 2002 (F))
Pardons, Commutations, Reprieves and Other Forms of Clemency; List of. (SD 2)
Parenting programs; created within Department of Correctional Education. Adding  22.1-345.1. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 1574 (F); Watts, HB 2246 (I) See HB1574)
Parole; eligibility requirements. Amending  53.1-151. (Patron-Lambert, SB 1085 (F))
Parole; notice of release of inmate on discretionary parole. Amending  53.1-136. (Patron-Almand, HB 1924 (Chapter 132))
Prisoner work forces; liability. Amending  53.1-128. (Patron-Suit, HB 2218 (F))
Prisoners; allows sheriff or jail superintendent to charge for keep. Adding  53.1-131.3. (Patron-Drake, HB 2765 (Chapter 860))
Prisoners; participation in residential community programs prior to release on parole. Adding  53.1-155.1. (Patron-Watts, HB 2245 (Chapter 850))
Prisoners; shall not procure, sell, etc., any tobacco product. Amending  53.1-203. (Patron-Keister, HB 2223 (F))
Prisoners; transportation by auxiliary police. Amending 53.1-31.1. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2716 (Chapter 154))
Probation and investigation officers; sealing of reports. Amending  9.1-177.1 and 19.2-299. (Patron-Griffith, HB 2500 (Chapter 146))
Probation and parole officers; modifies appointment process. Amending  53.1-140, 53.1-142, 53.1-143, 53.1-144 and 53.1-145. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 1782 (Chapter 944))
Probation officers; duties and responsibilities. Adding 9.1-176.1. (Patron-Cline, HB 2230 (Chapter 142))
Public officials; certain employees of Department of Corrections allowed unpaid leave to attend meetings. Adding  2.2-2821.3. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2162 (F))
Rehabilitation passport; issuance to certain persons with criminal convictions. Amending  24.2-231; adding  53.1-231.3 through 53.1-231.9. (Patron-Byrne, SB 928 (F))
Roadway litter pick-up programs; civil immunity of officials for participation by probationers. Adding  8.01-226.8. (Patron-Wampler, SB 84 (CD))
Warning lights on law-enforcement and Department of Corrections vehicles; eliminates approval by State Police. Amending 46.2-1022. (Patron-Gear, HB 236 (CD); Gear, HB 2743 (F))
Weapons; penalty for delivery to prisoners. Amending  18.2-474.1. (Patron-Pollard, HB 2235 (F))
2003 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact Legislative Information, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 01/12/04