Correctional facilities; work release programs. (HB170)

Introduced By

Del. Danny Marshall (R-Danville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Correctional facilities; work release programs. Directs the Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security to convene a work group to study inmate work release programs. The bill provides that the work group shall report its findings and recommendations to the Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security and the Chairmen of the House Committee for Courts of Justice, House Committee on Public Safety, Senate Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services, and Senate Committee on the Judiciary by December 1, 2022. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22100714D
01/10/2022Referred to Committee on Public Safety
01/18/2022Assigned PS sub: Subcommittee #2
01/20/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (8-Y 0-N)
01/20/2022House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/21/2022Reported from Public Safety with amendment(s) (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2022Read first time
01/26/2022Read second time
01/26/2022Committee amendments agreed to
01/26/2022Engrossed by House as amended HB170E
01/26/2022Printed as engrossed 22100714D-E
01/27/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB170E)
01/27/2022Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/27/2022VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2022Constitutional reading dispensed
01/28/2022Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/18/2022Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/18/2022Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2022Read third time
02/22/2022Reading of amendment waived
02/22/2022Committee amendment agreed to
02/22/2022Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/22/2022Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2022Senate amendment agreed to by House (97-Y 0-N)
02/24/2022VOTE: Adoption (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2022Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB170ER)
02/28/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB170ER)
02/28/2022Signed by Speaker
02/28/2022Signed by President
03/11/2022Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 11, 2022
03/11/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
04/07/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 153 (effective 7/1/22)
04/07/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0153)

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