00RS HB991


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HB 991/LM/CI (BR 2689) - T. McKee, J. Stewart

     AN ACT relating to authorized uses of funds in jail and prisoners' inmate funds.
     Create new sections of KRS Chapters 196 and 441 requiring assessment and seizure of funds in the canteen account of an inmate to pay costs of damage to himself, another inmate, a staff member or another person, or the facility; specify that payment of cost does not limit right to bring civil or criminal proceedings against inmate.


     HCS/LM/CI - Retain original provisions, require the jailer rather than the fiscal court to create policies and procedures to implement the provisions of this Act, require fiscal court approval of policy.

     Mar 1-introduced in House
     Mar 2-to State Government (H)
     Mar 10-posted in committee
     Mar 13-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 14-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 15, 2000
     Mar 16-3rd reading, passed 89-5 with Committee Substitute
     Mar 17-received in Senate
     Mar 21-to Judiciary (S)

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