Correctional facilities, state; fees associated with inmates. (HB665)

Introduced By

Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


State correctional facilities; fees; report. Directs the Department of Corrections (the Department) to convene a work group to review and make recommendations regarding the reduction or elimination of costs and fees charged to inmates in state correctional facilities. The bill directs the Department to report its findings to the Chairmen of the House Committee on Public Safety and the Senate Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services by October 1, 2022. This bill is identical to SB 441. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22103812D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Public Safety
02/01/2022Assigned PS sub: Subcommittee #2
02/02/2022House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/03/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
02/03/2022Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/04/2022Reported from Public Safety with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2022Committee substitute printed 22105873D-H1
02/07/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB665H1)
02/08/2022Read first time
02/09/2022Read second time
02/09/2022Committee substitute agreed to 22105873D-H1
02/09/2022Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB665H1
02/10/2022Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/10/2022VOTE: Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2022Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2022Referred 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 substitute (10-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2022Committee substitute printed 22106663D-S1
02/21/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB665S1)
02/22/2022Read third time
02/22/2022Reading of substitute waived
02/22/2022Committee substitute agreed to 22106663D-S1
02/22/2022Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB665S1
02/22/2022Passed Senate with substitute (31-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2022Senate substitute agreed to by House 22106663D-S1 (97-Y 1-N)
02/24/2022VOTE: Adoption (97-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2022Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB665ER)
02/28/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB665ER)
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
04/11/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 681 (effective 7/1/22)
04/11/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0681)