SB 123/CI (BR 1416) - G. Tapp, R. Stivers
AN ACT relating to sentence credit for state prisoners.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 197 to provide that a state prisoner doing community service related work who does not receive a salary shall earn credit against the maximum expiration date of his or her sentence; amend KRS 197.110 to prohibit paying prisoners for their labor.
SB 123 - AMENDMENTS
SCS/CI - Rename inmate work program the Governmental Services Program; provide that an inmate participating in the sentence credit program receives half the wages of an inmate who is participating in the Governmental Services Program but not the sentence credit program; add sexual offenders to those not eligible to be in the program; delete amendment of KRS 197.110.
HCS/CI - Add subsection (10) to provide that state inmate labor shall not displace opportunities for other citizens in the areas of construction, building, or building maintenance.
Feb 6-introduced in Senate
Feb 11-to Judiciary (S)
Feb 13-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 14-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 18, 2003
Feb 18-3rd reading, passed 33-3 with Committee Substitute
Feb 19-received in House
Feb 20-to Judiciary (H)
Feb 24-posted in committee
Mar 5-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Mar 6-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 7, 2003
Mar 10-3rd reading, passed 95-1 with Committee Substitute ; received in Senate
Mar 11-posted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute as a Consent bill; Senate concurred in House Committee Substitute ; passed 37-1; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
Mar 18-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 79)