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PRISONS AND OTHER METHODS OF CORRECTION

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over from 2004 Session
(CD) Carried over from 2004 session but died in committee on or before December 10th


Constitutional amendment; restoration of civil rights for nonviolent felons (first reference). Amending Section 1 of Article II. (Patron-Miller, SJR 259 (F))
Correctional officer; definition. Amending  53.1-1. (Patron-Spruill, HB 2917 (F))
Corrections, Board of; membership. Amending  53.1-2, 53.1-4 and 53.1-6. (Patron-Locke, SB 441 (CD))
Corrections, Board of; membership, report. Amending  53.1-2 and 53.1-6. (Patron-Ebbin, HB 2890 (F))
Corrections, Board of; powers and duties. Amending  53.1-5. (Patron-Puckett, SB 941 (F))
Death penalty; moratorium on execution of prisoners. (Patron-Marsh, SB 915 (F))
Detention center incarceration program; shall not be imposed as an addition to an active sentence. Amending  19.2-316.2. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 2114 (Chapter 580); Stolle, SB 1168 (Chapter 512))
Diversion center incarceration program; shall not be in addition to an active sentence. Amending  19.2-316.3. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 2920 (Chapter 604))
Felons; restoration of civil rights to be eligible to register to vote. Amending  53.1-231.2. (Patron-Bland, HB 2755 (F); Puller, SB 82 (CD))
Felony cases; sentencing guidelines for revocation of suspension of sentence or probation. Adding  19.2-306.1. (Patron-Stolle, SB 1155 (F))
Felony cases; transmission of prisoner orders. Amending  19.2-310. (Patron-Norment, SB 238 (CD))
Graffiti ordinance; mandatory minimum fine and jail. Amending 15.2-1812.2. (Patron-McDougle, HB 1877 (Chapter 614))
Highway maintenance and construction projects; use of jail inmates. Adding  33.1-223.2:9. (Patron-Norment, SB 637 (CD))
Income tax, state; voluntary contribution to Pre-Release and Post-Incarceration Services (PAPIS) Fund. Adding  58.1-346.25. (Patron-Baskerville, HB 843 (CD))
Inmate workers; court orders allowing work. Amending  53.1-129. (Patron-McDougle, HB 1384 (CD))
Inmates; allows sheriff or jail superintendent to charge for keep. Amending  53.1-131.3. (Patron-Albo, HB 150 (CD))
Jail board, regional; only a sheriff may be chairman. Amending 53.1-107. (Patron-Bell, HB 673 (CD))
Jail deputies; number. Adding  15.2-1609.1:01. (Patron-Stolle, SB 170 (CD))
Jail facilities; allows privatization of local jails using same procedures as regional. Adding  53.1-71.7 through 53.1-71.12. (Patron-May, HB 2480 (F))
Jail facilities; extends deadline for consideration of construction, etc. to Roanoke County-Salem jail. (Patron-Griffith, HB 1995 (F))
Jails; Secretary of Public Safety to establish system for coordinating offender transitional and reentry services. Adding  2.2-221.1. (Patron-Scott, J.M., HB 2725 (I) See HB1763)
Juvenile work release program; established, penalty, report. Adding  66-25.1:1 through 66-25.1:4. (Patron-BaCote, HB 2657 (Chapter 648))
Law Officers’ Retirement System; includes juvenile probation and parole officers. Amending  51.1-212. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1673 (F); Spruill, HB 1699 (F); Griffith, HB 1985 (F); Colgan, SB 164 (CD); Colgan, SB 1221 (F))
Mental health services transition plan; Board of Juvenile Justice to promulgate regulations for providing to incarcerated juveniles. Adding  16.1-293.1. (Patron-Bell, HB 2245 (Chapter 405); Deeds, SB 843 (Chapter 334))
Pardons, Commutations, Reprieves and Other Forms of Clemency; List of. (SD 2)
Parole; mandatory release. Amending  53.1-159. (Patron-Shuler, HB 2779 (F); Quayle, SB 870 (F))
Parole, Board of; powers and duties. Amending  53.1-136. (Patron-Rust, HB 2823 (Chapter 657))
Pregnant inmates; prohibits execution. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1812 (Chapter 155))
Prisoner Litigation Reform Act; changes in provisions. Amending 8.01-690. (Patron-Ware, R.L., HB 296 (CD); Marsh, SB 49 (CD))
Prisoner visitation; requiring Department of Corrections to provide for child-friendly visiting rooms. Adding  53.1-5.2. (Patron-Scott, J.M., HB 2724 (F))
Prisoner visitation; requiring Department of Corrections to provide for family-friendly visitors’ areas. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 815 (CD))
Prisoners; continued hospitalization of those involuntarily admitted. Amending  53.1-40.7. (Patron-Carrico, HB 2436 (Chapter 639))
Prisoners; earning of good conduct credit for home/electronic incarceration. Amending  53.1-116. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 2108 (F))
Prisoners; escape from custody without violence, penalty. Amending  18.2-479. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1513 (Chapter 573))
Prisoners; good conduct allowance for Reading for Good Time credits program. Adding  53.1-151.1. (Patron-Watts, HB 790 (CD); Watts, HB 2360 (F); Marsh, SB 89 (CD))
Prisoners; good conduct allowance, mandatory functional literacy requirement. Adding  53.1-151.1. (Patron-Marsh, SB 75 (CD); Marsh, SB 805 (F))
Prisoners; illegal possession of cellular telephone, penalty. Adding  18.2-431.1. (Patron-Albo, HB 2213 (Chapter 171); Puckett, SB 940 (F))
Prisoners; individual court orders permitting work not required. Amending  53.1-129. (Patron-Bryant, HB 2369 (Chapter 409))
Prisoners; joint subcommittee to study program for reentry to society. (Patron-Puller, SJR 273 (P))
Prisoners; participation in residential community programs prior to release. Amending  53.1-155.1. (Patron-Shuler, HB 223 (CD); Shuler, HB 1713 (F); Dillard, HB 1764 (I) See HB1713; Puller, SB 83 (CD))
Prisoners; required records to be provided thereto upon release. Amending  53.1-28. (Patron-Scott, J.M., HB 2726 (F))
Prisoners; required testing for viral hepatitis. Adding 53.1-34.1. (Patron-Amundson, HB 2500 (F))
Probation and parole; notice of transfer hearing, and clerk of court to provide copy of order or judgment to court service unit. Amending  16.1-269.2 and 16.1-272. (Patron-Melvin, HB 2529 (Chapter 590))
Probation and parole technical violators; joint subcommittee to study programs therefor. (Patron-McDougle, HJR 749 (F))
Probation officers; defendant shall have right of attorney present during presentence interview. Amending  19.2-299. (Patron-Griffith, HB 1987 (F))
Probationers and parolees; Board of Corrections to license community-based or privately operated residential facilities, etc. for care thereof. Amending  15.2-2283, 15.2-2291, 53.1-5, 53.1-177 and 53.1-179. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 2915 (F))
Public Safety, Secretary of; establishes system for offender transitional and reentry services. Adding  2.2-221.1. (Patron-Dillard, HB 1763 (Chapter 153); Van Yahres, HB 1842 (I) See HB1763)
Real property; Board of Corrections to convey certain to Town of Marion. (Patron-Carrico, HB 2891 (Chapter 202))
Staunton Correctional Center; Governor to sell and convey to Staunton Industrial Authority. Amending Chapter 705, 2004 Acts. (Patron-Saxman, HB 1943 (Chapter 794); Hanger, SB 1015 (Chapter 750))
Telephone systems within correctional facilities; Department of Corrections to offer debit or prepaid systems. Adding 53.1-1.1. (Patron-Dillard, HB 1765 (Chapter 612))
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