05RS HB500


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HB 500 (BR 1690) - D. Graham, D. Keene, R. Adams, T. Edmonds, W. Hall, C. Hoffman, T. McKee, C. Meade, S. Nunn, D. Pasley, J. Richards, T. Shelton

     AN ACT relating to the funding and operation of local jails.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 441 to establish per diem rates for payment to counties by the state for the care of state prisoners; to increase bed allotment payments for counties without a jail, and for those with only life safety jails; to provide payment for medical expenses; to provide payment for time served credit served in county jails; and to provide for the state takeover of county jails in fiscal year 2010-2011; establish an LRC task force on statewide jail consolidation.


     HCS - Retain Section 2 of the bill establishing the task force on statewide jail consolidation; delete the remainder of the provisions.

     HCA (1/Title, H. Moberly Jr) - Make title amendment.

     HFA (1, D. Graham) - Amend the method of appointment from members being appointed by the LRC to members being appointed by the Speaker of the House and the President of the Senate.

     Feb 14-introduced in House
     Feb 15-to Appropriations and Revenue (H)
     Feb 24-posting waived
     Feb 25-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title); floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
     Feb 28-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 1, 2005
     Mar 1-3rd reading, passed 96-0 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title), floor amendment (1)
     Mar 2-received in Senate
     Mar 3-to Appropriations and Revenue (S)

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