SB 0402 Revises contracting for telephone service for inmates
LR Number:S1447.01I Fiscal Note:1447-01
Committee:Elections, Veterans' Affairs & Corrections
Last Action:03/11/99 - Hearing Conducted S Elections, Veterans' Affairs & Journal page:
Corrections Committee
Effective Date:August 28, 1999
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Current Bill Summary

SB 402 - This act provides that contracts for telephone service in correctional facilities shall go to the lowest and best bidder based on costs of calls to called parties. The Department of Corrections may renegotiate existing contracts to reduce costs to called parties.

This act is the same as the perfected version of SB 921 from 1998.