Jails, local; compensation for cost of incarceration of convicted felons. (SB1040)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Peake (R-Lynchburg) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Compensation of local jails for cost of incarceration. Provides for local jails to be compensated for the actual cost of incarcerating convicted felons at the rate calculated in the Compensation Board's annual jail cost report. Current law provides for jails to be compensated for the cost of incarceration of convicted felons as provided for in the general appropriation act. The provisions of the bill are contingent on funding in a general appropriations act. Read the Bill »


05/29/2019: In Subcommittee


11/15/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100730D
11/15/2018Referred to Committee on Finance
01/16/2019Reported from Finance with amendment (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2019Engrossed by Senate SB1040E
01/18/2019Read second time
01/18/2019Reading of amendment waived
01/18/2019Committee amendment agreed to
01/18/2019Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1040E
01/18/2019Engrossment reconsidered by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2019Printed as engrossed 19100730D-E
01/21/2019Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1040E)
01/24/2019Placed on Calendar
01/24/2019Read first time
01/24/2019Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/05/2019Assigned App. sub: General Government & Capital Outlay
02/05/2019Assigned App. sub: Commerce, Agriculture, Natural Resources & Technology
02/08/2019Assigned App. sub: Public Safety
02/14/2019Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (6-Y 0-N)
02/19/2019Left in Appropriations
05/29/2019Assigned App. sub: Commerce, Agriculture, Natural Resources & Technology