Prisoner Reentry to Society, Program for; Joint Subcommittee Studying, continued. (SJ126)

Introduced By

Sen. Toddy Puller (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Study; prisoner reentry; report.  Continues the joint subcommittee to study the Commonwealth's program for prisoner reentry to society. In conducting its study, the joint subcommittee shall continue to identify and develop strategies to address key needs and overcome barriers for offenders, prior to and upon leaving prison, to reduce the incidence of reincarceration and increase their successful social adaptation and integration into their communities. The joint subcommittee shall also monitor any budget provisions and changes in the law recommended over the past year to ensure maximum effectiveness. This bill also increases the membership of the joint subcommittee by adding the Attorney General, or his designee, to serve ex officio with nonvoting privileges. This resolution incorporates SJR 95. Read the Bill »


03/10/2006: Passed the Senate


01/11/2006Presented and ordered printed 060481796
01/11/2006Referred to Committee on Rules
02/03/2006Reported from Rules with substitute
02/06/2006Committee substitute printed 064456796-S1
02/06/2006Reading waived (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/07/2006Read second time
02/07/2006Reading of substitute waived
02/07/2006Committee substitute agreed to 064456796-S1
02/07/2006Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SJ126S1
02/08/2006Read third time and agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/08/2006Communicated to House
02/14/2006Placed on Calendar
02/14/2006Referred to Committee on Rules
03/02/2006Committee substitute printed 060680796-H1
03/02/2006Reported from Rules with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006Taken up
03/06/2006Committee substitute agreed to 060680796-H1
03/06/2006Engrossed by House - committee substitute SJ126H1
03/06/2006Agreed to by House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
03/08/2006Passed by for the day
03/09/2006House substitute agreed to by Senate
03/10/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SJ126ER)