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PRISONS AND OTHER METHODS OF CORRECTION

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over to 2009 Session


Central Criminal Records Exchange, etc.; required to notify U.S. Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement if someone in custody appears to be an alien. Amending  19.2-294.2, 53.1-145, 53.1-218, and 53.1-220.1. (Patron-Rust, HB 763 (I) See HB820)
Child support; exemption for parents who are imprisoned for life. Amending  20-108.2. (Patron-Toscano, HB 1325 (F); Edwards, SB 313 (Chapter 697))
Child support; responsibility of incarcerated obligor. Amending 20-108.1, 20-108.2, 53.1-41, 63.2-1921, 63.2-1952, and 63.2-1960; adding  63.2-1961. (Patron-BaCote, HB 700 (C))
Child support; tolling thereof for incarcerated parents. Adding 20-108.3. (Patron-Ticer, SB 629 (F))
Child-friendly visiting rooms; state correctional facilities may provide. Adding  53.1-25.2. (Patron-Miller, Y.B., SB 28 (F))
Comprehensive Parole Reduction Act; Parole Board to adopt an analytical scale to assess risk and establish Parole Guidelines Review Panel. Amending  53.1-136, 53.1-151, 53.1-154, and 53.1-159; adding  53.1-151.1. (Patron-BaCote, HB 703 (F))
Correctional facilities; enforcement of federal civil immigration laws. Amending  53.1-218. (Patron-Rust, HB 441 (I) See HB820)
Correctional facilities; inquiry to U.S. Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement for citizenship of person committed. Amending  53.1-218. (Patron-Rust, HB 764 (I) See HB820)
Correctional facilities, local; City of Danville and Pittsylvania County to enter into jail project. Amending  53.1-80, 53.1-81, and 53.1-82. (Patron-Merricks, HB 458 (F); Hurt, SB 546 (C))
Correctional facility; verification of citizenship and alien status of person committed. Amending  53.1-218. (Patron-Albo, HB 103 (F); Albo, HB 459 (F))
Death penalty; moratorium on executions. (Patron-Hargrove, HB 296 (F))
Death sentence; execution dates. Amending  53.1-232.1. (Patron-Edwards, SB 395 (F))
Deputies; personnel costs in preparation for new regional jail facility. Amending  15.2-1609.1. (Patron-Poindexter, HB 755 (F))
Detention center incarceration program; probation and parole officer may place defendant with Department of Corrections. Amending  19.2-316.2. (Patron-Miller, P.J., HB 682 (Chapter 362); Stolle, SB 611 (Chapter 761))
Diversion center incarceration program; probation and parole officer may place defendant with Department of Corrections. Amending  19.2-316.3. (Patron-Melvin, HB 1205 (Chapter 384); Petersen, SB 451 (Chapter 757))
Emergency custody orders, temporary detention orders, and involuntary commitment; changes criteria. Amending 19.2-169.6, 19.2-176, 19.2-177.1, 37.2-808, 37.2-809, 37.2-813, 37.2-815, 37.2-816, 37.2-817, and 53.1-40.2. (Patron-Bell, HB 559 (Chapter 779); Amundson, HB 1059 (I) See HB559; Cuccinelli, SB 129 (I) See SB246; Edwards, SB 144 (I) See SB246)
Incarcerated persons; court orders credit for time served in jail pending trial. Amending  53.1-187. (Patron-Scott, E.T., HB 38 (F))
Incarceration; waiving interest during period thereof. Amending 19.2-353.5. (Patron-Dance, HB 515 (F); Loupassi, HB 880 (F); Ticer, SB 628 (F))
Inmates; emergency psychiatric treatment. Amending  19.2-169.6, 19.2-176, and 19.2-177.1. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 1237 (I) See HB559; Cuccinelli, SB 275 (C); McEachin, SB 440 (C))
Inmates; officer of correctional facility to inquire of alien status. Adding  19.2-83.2. (Patron-Frederick, HB 1029 (I) See HB820)
Inmates; officer of correctional facility to inquire of alien status. Amending  19.2-294.2 and 53.1-218; adding  19.2-83.2. (Patron-Carrico, HB 368 (I) See HB820; Rust, HB 444 (I) See HB820; Albo, HB 820 (Chapter 180); Stolle, SB 609 (Chapter 415))
Inmates; permitting work on public or private property. Amending 53.1-129. (Patron-Northam, SB 499 (Chapter 623))
Jail construction, local; State will reimburse up to one-half of capital costs. Amending  53.1-80. (Patron-Joannou, HB 921 (C); Sherwood, HB 1392 (C); Howell, SB 589 (C))
Jail inmates; no parole for those convicted of multiple misdemeanors and sentenced more than 12 months. Amending 53.1-153. (Patron-Gilbert, HB 934 (Chapter 846))
Jails, local and regional; joint subcommittee to study mental health services. (Patron-Tyler, HJR 215 (F))
Juvenile convicts; payment of restitution. Amending  19.2-305.2. (Patron-Marsden, HB 587 (C))
Juvenile correctional officer; assault or an assault and battery upon is Class 6 felony. Amending  18.2-57. (Patron-Saxman, HB 321 (F))
Juvenile detention facility employee; assault and battery against, penalty. Amending  18.2-57. (Patron-Lohr, HB 893 (F))
Juvenile offenders; those convicted as an adult to gain earned sentence credits while serving sentence. Amending  16.1-272, 53.1-202.2, and 53.1-202.3. (Patron-Melvin, HB 1207 (Chapter 517))
Juveniles; released to detention home between 11 and 13 years of age. Amending  16.1-284.1. (Patron-Marsden, HB 1519 (F))
Parole; Department of Corrections to report on pilot study use of risk assessment instrument in determinations, work release programs, etc. (Patron-Puller, SJR 31 (F))
Parole interviews; allows videoconferencing. Amending  53.1-154. (Patron-Puller, SB 295 (F))
Prisoners; earned sentence credits. Amending  53.1-202.3. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 906 (F))
Prisoners; health care costs. Adding  53.1-133.01:2. (Patron-Spruill, HB 1273 (F))
Prisoners; mandatory release on parole. Amending  53.1-159. (Patron-Quayle, SB 205 (F))
Prisoners; medical and psychiatric benefits. Adding  53.1-40.11. (Patron-Puller, SB 138 (C))
Prisoners; notification of child support payments. Adding 53.1-31.2. (Patron-Ticer, SB 633 (Chapter 763))
Probation; waiver of fourth amendment rights as condition. Amending  19.2-303. (Patron-Cline, HB 1366 (F))
Protective orders; probation violation. Amending  16.1-279.1 and 19.2-152.10. (Patron-Shannon, HB 970 (F))
Reentry planning; Department of Corrections to develop and implement comprehensive plan. Adding  53.1-32.2. (Patron-Wright, HB 651 (Chapter 177); Puller, SB 200 (Chapter 402))
Regional jail authorities; capital costs. Amending  53.1-82.2. (Patron-Griffith, HB 1039 (F))
Regional jail vehicles; equipped with colored warning lights. Amending  46.2-1022. (Patron-Wright, HB 652 (F); Bowling, HB 1226 (F); Houck, SB 527 (C))
Regional jails; extends deadline for consideration of construction, enlargement, etc. thereof. (Patron-Norment, SB 595 (F))
Residential community programs; Department of Corrections give nonviolent prisoners opportunity to participate. Amending 53.1-155.1. (Patron-BaCote, HB 704 (F))
Retirement System; benefits for superintendents and sworn officers of regional jails. Amending  51.1-138. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 596 (F); Stolle, SB 624 (F))
2008 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, and Resolutions - For additional information, please contact the House of Delegates Information and Public Relations Office, P. O. Box 406, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23218, telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 12/19/08