|HB 0426||Relating to Educational Programs for Offenders|
|Sponsor:||SHIELDS||Handling House Bill:|
|Last Action:||02/02/95 - Referred H Correctional and State Institutions Comm.|
HB0426 Shields, Charles W
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HB 426 -- Education Program for Inmates
This bill requires the director of the Department of Corrections to establish by the year 2000 a program that will require all inmates to have a high school diploma or a graduate equivalency diploma prior to release or as a condition for parole.