Jail construction, local; State will reimburse up to one-half of capital costs. (SB589)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Jail construction reimbursement. Provides that the Commonwealth will reimburse any county or city up to one-half of the capital costs of a jail construction or renovation project that will increase the capacity by at least 150 beds. Certain shared jail arrangements will also be reimbursed up to one-half of the capital costs for increasing capacity by 150. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 081521838
01/09/2008Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/16/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB589)
01/18/2008Rereferred from Rehabilitation and Social Services (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2008Rereferred to Finance
01/22/2008Continued to 2009 in Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1392.