2012 Regular Session


File Code: Public Safety Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 910
Sponsored By:
Delegates Valentino-Smith, Alston, Carter, McComas, Mitchell, Mizeur, Valderrama, Vallario, and Wilson
Correctional Services - Inmate Welfare Fund - Telephone Financial Assistance


Requiring the managing official of a local correctional facility with an inmate welfare fund to adopt regulations that require a portion of the profits derived from telephone commissions to be used for telephone calls that take place between an inmate and the minor child of an inmate; and requiring that distributions be made according to the financial need of an inmate.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary Withdrawn
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Geraldine Valentino-Smith, District 23A
Delegate Tiffany T. Alston, District 24
Delegate Jill P. Carter, District 41
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Keiffer J. Mitchell, Jr., District 44
Delegate Heather R. Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Kriselda Valderrama, District 26
Delegate Joseph F. Vallario, Jr., District 27A
Delegate C. T. Wilson, District 28

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Correctional Institutions -see also- Patuxent Institution
Local Government Mandates
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Prisoners -see also- Ex-Offenders
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Correctional Services
( 11-901 , 11-902 , 11-903 , 11-904 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :