VA SB966 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 6 2023 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2023-02-01 - Passed by indefinitely in Finance and Appropriations (16-Y 0-N)
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Compensation of local jails for cost of incarceration. Requires the Department of Corrections to compensate local jails for the actual cost, based on the rate calculated in the Compensation Board's annual jail cost report, of incarcerating felons who should otherwise be confined in a state correctional facility. Current law provides for local jails to be compensated at the rate set forth in the general appropriation act.

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Jails, local; compensation for cost of incarceration as calculated in report.


Roll Calls

2023-02-01 - Senate - Senate: Passed by indefinitely in Finance and Appropriations (16-Y 0-N) (Y: 16 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-01-27 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (15-Y 0-N) (Y: 15 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-02-01SenatePassed by indefinitely in Finance and Appropriations (16-Y 0-N)
2023-01-27SenateRereferred to Finance and Appropriations
2023-01-27SenateReported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (15-Y 0-N)
2023-01-06SenateReferred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
2023-01-06SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/23 23101388D


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
53120.1(n/a)See Bill Text

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