Amendments to House Bill No. 2

3rd Reading Copy

Requested by Senator Ryan Lynch

For the Senate Finance and Claims Committee

Prepared by Walker Hopkins

April 10, 2023 (3:38pm)

1. Page D-7: .

Strike: line 22 through line 23 in their entirety


Following: line 21

Insert: "It is the intent of the Legislature that appropriations in Efficiencies in Community Corrections be used by the department to contract with nonprofit providers to provide nonresidential space for prerelease residents that are appropriate to move into the community at a minimum of 4 months. These residents are to remain part of the prerelease program but can move into their own residence, creating space within the existing system to move offenders more efficiently."

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Explanation - This amendment adds additional detail to language in House Bill 2 associated with appropriations in Efficiencies in Community Corrections for the Department of Corrections.