|SB 0030||Prohibits private prisons or jails|
|LR Number:||0224S.01I||Fiscal Note:||0224-01|
|Committee:||Financial and Governmental Organization|
|Last Action:||03/05/01 - Voted Do Pass w/SCA 1 S Financial & Governmental||Journal page:|
|Organization, Veterans' Affairs & Elections Committee|
|Effective Date:||August 28, 2001|
SB 30 - This act prohibits private companies or individuals from operating private jails or correctional facilities. It does not prohibit the state from contracting with private companies to provide facilities for specific programs, and exempts the Division of Youth Services.
This act is identical to SB 564 (2000).
SCA 1 - REMOVES EXEMPTION FOR PROGRAMS MONITORING PERSONS ON CONDITIONAL RELEASE, PROBATION OR PAROLE. ADDS AN EXEMPTION FOR NATIONALLY ACCREDITED OR RELIGIOUSLY OPERATED CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES EXISTING BEFORE JANUARY 1, 2001.