HB 2242 Community corrections systems.
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Summary:
Community corrections systems. Makes clarifying and technical corrections to the community corrections part of the parole abolition bill passed by the General Assembly during Special Session II of 1994. The bill (i) allows the Department of Corrections 60 days to evaluate the suitability of individuals for participation in the detention center incarceration programs and 45 days for the diversion center incarceration programs, (ii) increases the authority of the Director of the Department of Corrections to purchase community-based services from all vendors, not just nonprofit vendors, (iii) provides that judges can commit individuals to community-based corrections programs for facilities only within their localities, (iv) requires court clerks to notify local jails of the date a crime was committed, and (v) directs local community corrections boards to develop and amend community corrections plans. The bill also clarifies (i) the Department of Corrections' authority to determine appropriate facility placement of individuals recommitted for violating provisions of their post-release supervision, (ii) the membership and appointment process for community criminal justice boards, and (iii) that moneys associated with implementing community corrections plans must be used as such. Additionally, the bill (i) clarifies the definition of who will be eligible for the local program, (ii) outlines provisions for the removal of an offender from a program for “intractable behavior,” and (iii) requires that the offender pay a fee for supervision in the program.

This bill is identical to HB 2242.

Full text:
01/23/95  House: Presented & ordered printed LD6568812  pdf
02/17/95  Senate: Committee substitute printed LD4027236-S1  pdf
02/20/95  Senate: Floor substitute printed LD2111739-S2 (Stolle)  pdf
02/28/95  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2242ER)  pdf
03/30/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0574)  pdf

Status:
01/23/95  House: Presented & ordered printed LD6568812
01/23/95  House: Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/27/95  House: Assigned to H. W. I. sub-committee: 4
02/05/95  House: Reported from H. W. I. (21-Y 0-N)
02/05/95  House: Read first time
02/06/95  House: Read second time and engrossed
02/07/95  House: Read third time and passed House (Block Vote) (99-Y 0-N)
02/07/95  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
02/07/95  House: Communicated to Senate
02/08/95  Senate: Read first time
02/08/95  Senate: Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/17/95  Senate: Reported from R. & S. S. with sub. (15-Y 0-N)
02/17/95  Senate: Committee substitute printed LD4027236-S1
02/20/95  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/20/95  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (39-Y 0-N)
02/20/95  Senate: Floor substitute printed LD2111739-S2 (Stolle)
02/21/95  Senate: Read third time
02/21/95  Senate: Passed by temporarily
02/21/95  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/21/95  Senate: Committee substitute rejected LD4027236-S1
02/21/95  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/21/95  Senate: Floor substitute agreed to LD2111739-S2 (Stolle)
02/21/95  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - fl. sub. LD2111739-S2 (Stolle)
02/21/95  Senate: Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/95  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/95  House: Placed on Calendar
02/23/95  House: Senate substitute agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
02/23/95  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N)
02/28/95  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2242ER)
03/07/95  House: Enrolled
03/08/95  House: Signed by Speaker
03/10/95  Senate: Signed by President
03/24/95  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 574 (effective 7/1/95)
03/30/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0574)