Correctional facilities, local; collection of fees and costs. (SB1421)

Introduced By

Sen. Fred Quayle (R-Suffolk)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Local correctional facilities; collection of fees and costs.  Allows sheriffs and jail superintendents to enter into installment payment agreements with prisoners for the payment, after release, of costs and fees owed for the prisoners keep. The bill also allows the enforcement of such payment agreements through drivers license suspension. The bill allows the sheriffs and jail superintendents to use private attorneys and collection agencies to collect fees and costs due them. Read the Bill »

Status

01/28/2011: Failed to Pass in Committee

History

DateAction
01/20/2011Presented and ordered printed 11103991D
01/20/2011Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/24/2011Assigned Rehab sub: Corrections
01/28/2011Passed by indefinitely in Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)