HB18-1425 - Prison Population Issues Study Committee

Postponed Indefinitely
Concerning creation of a legislative committee to study the state prison population, and, in connection therewith, making an appropriation.

The bill creates a legislative committee on state prison population issues that begins in the 2018 interim and continues through June 30, 2020. The committee may meet during the 2019 and 2020 legislative sessions. The bill specifies issues that the committee must study. The chair and vice-chair of the committee may appoint subcommittees to provide technical assistance to the committee. The subcommittees may include members of the committee and other persons with expertise in school prison population issues.

The bill appropriates $39,021 to the legislative department to implement the bill.

(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)


Latest update: May 4, 2018
05/04/2018 - Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
05/03/2018 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs
05/03/2018 - House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
05/02/2018 - House Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee
05/02/2018 - House Committee on Appropriations Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole
04/27/2018 - House Committee on Judiciary Refer Unamended to Appropriations
04/26/2018 - House Committee on Legislative Council Refer Unamended to Judiciary
04/25/2018 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Legislative Council + Judiciary