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General Assembly

Amendment

 

February Session, 2016

LCO No. 4694

   
 

*SB0045904694SRO*

Offered by:

 

SEN. WITKOS, 8th Dist.

SEN. KISSEL, 7th Dist.

SEN. MCLACHLAN, 24th Dist.

 

To: Subst. Senate Bill No. 459

File No. 563

Cal. No. 360

"AN ACT CONCERNING THE COUNTING OF INCARCERATED PERSONS FOR PURPOSES OF DETERMINING LEGISLATIVE DISTRICTS AND DISTRIBUTING STATE AND FEDERAL FUNDS. "

In line 49, strike "; "

In line 50, strike "(2) Ensure"

In line 53, strike ". " and insert ", except as provided in subdivision (2) of this subsection; and

(2) Ensure that each person incarcerated on the date for which the census reports population and who is serving a term of life imprisonment without the possibility of release shall be represented in any applicable count reported in the federal decennial census for the geographic units that include the facility in which the person is incarcerated. "

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Sec. 501

July 1, 2016

New section