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General Assembly

Amendment

 

February Session, 2016

LCO No. 5168

   
 

*SB0045905168SRO*

Offered by:

 

SEN. MARKLEY, 16th Dist.

 

To: Subst. Senate Bill No. 459

File No. 563

Cal. No. 360

(As Amended)

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

After the last section, add the following and renumber sections and internal references accordingly:

"Sec. 501. (NEW) (Effective July 1, 2016) The Department of Correction shall ascertain the last-known residential address of each inmate in its custody. If any such inmate resided at such address for at least one year, then notwithstanding the provisions of section 3 of this act, such inmate shall be represented in any relevant population count as if that inmate resided at that address on the date for which the census reports population. "

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

Sec. 501

July 1, 2016

New section