DART-JOHNSON-FORBY-REITZ-GRANBERG, HOFFMAN, FOWLER,
BOLAND, HOLBROOK AND CROTTY.
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that staff
ratios and staff assignments for correctional institutions and
facilities must be determined using criteria that include the
following factors: (1) level of security of the institution or
facility, (2) architectural design of the institution or facility, and
(3) safety of correctional staff.
CORRECTIONAL NOTE (Department of Corrections)
HB 5889 would have no impact on the corrections population and
fiscal impact is unknown.
FISCAL NOTE (Department of Corrections)
Same as correctional note.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1 (Department of Corrections)
Same as previous note.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that the criteria to be considered must include the
classification and characteristics of the prisoner population at the
institution or facility.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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