HB365: Jail facilities, local or regional; extends deadline for consideration of construction, etc.

Offered January 11, 2006
Prefiled January 6, 2006
A BILL to extend the deadline for consideration of construction, enlargement, or renovation of certain local or regional jail facilities.
Patrons-- Carrico and Crockett-Stark

Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. § 1. Notwithstanding the provisions of § 53.1-82.3 of the Code of Virginia, the New River Valley Regional Jail Authority may submit the required studies as prescribed by the Board of Corrections' Standards for Planning, Design, Construction and Reimbursement of Local Correctional Facilities to the Department of Corrections and State Board of Corrections for review prior to July 1, 2006. Furthermore, the Governor may include a recommendation for funding such project for consideration by the General Assembly at its 2007 Session.

2.  That an emergency exists and this act is in force from its passage.