Bill Status of HB4133 100th General Assembly
Short Description: CD CORR-PRISON ASSIGNMENT
Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that a committed person to the Department of Corrections or the Department of Juvenile Justice shall be assigned to an institution or facility in so far as practicable in accordance with the committed person's social evaluation and nearest to his or her last known residence address. Provides that if a committed person is assigned to an institution or facility that is appropriate based upon his or her social evaluation but is not nearest to his or her last known residence address because the institution or facility does not have the capacity to house the committed person, the committed person shall be transferred to the institution or facility nearest to his or her last known residence address when the capacity to house him or her is available.