Jail construction; state reimbursement for cost of renovating, etc., to provide mental health beds. (SB301)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

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

Description

Jail construction; state reimbursement; mental health beds. Provides that the Commonwealth will reimburse 50% of the cost of constructing, enlarging, or renovating a jail or regional jail to provide mental health beds and 100% of the cost of treating personnel. The jails must go through an application and approval process. The bill limits the current 50% reimbursement for construction, enlargement, or renovation of regional jails to projects approved by the Governor prior to July 1, 2014. Amends § 53.1-81, § 53.1-82, § 53.1-83.1, § 53.1-95.19, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/17/2014: Merged into HB186

History

DateAction
01/06/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14
01/06/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100973D
01/06/2014Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/17/2014Rereferred from Rehabilitation and Social Services (12-Y 0-N)
01/17/2014Rereferred to Rules
01/17/2014Incorporated by Rules (SJ47-Deeds) (16-Y 0-N)