Full Text of HB3095 99th General Assembly
HB3095 99TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
99TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2015 and 2016
Introduced , by Rep. Monique D. Davis
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
730 ILCS 5/3-4-1
from Ch. 38, par. 1003-4-1
Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the State shall
forgo any commissions or revenues for the provision of pay telephones in
institutions and facilities of the Department of Corrections and the
Department of Juvenile Justice for use by inmates. Provides that the
Department of Central Management Services shall ensure that the telephone
rates charged by vendors for the use of those telephones must be reduced to
reflect this forgone State revenue.
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A BILL FOR
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AN ACT concerning criminal law.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Unified Code of Corrections is amended by
changing Section 3-4-1 as follows:
(730 ILCS 5/3-4-1)
(from Ch. 38, par. 1003-4-1)
Gifts and Grants; Special Trusts Funds;
Corrections Reimbursement and Education Fund.
(a) The Department may accept, receive and use, for and in
behalf of the
State, any moneys, goods or services given for
general purposes of this
Code by the federal government or from
any other source, public
or private, including collections from
reimbursement of payments
under the Workers'
, and commissions from inmate collect call
telephone systems under an agreement with the Department of
. For these purposes the Department
may comply with such
conditions and enter into such agreements
upon such covenants, terms, and
conditions as the Department
may deem necessary or desirable, if the
agreement is not in
conflict with State law.
(a-5) The State shall forgo any commissions or revenues for
the provision of pay telephones in institutions and facilities
of the Department of Corrections and the Department of Juvenile
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Justice for use by inmates. The Department of Central
Management Services shall ensure that the telephone rates
charged by vendors for the use of those telephones must be
reduced to reflect this forgone State revenue.
(b) On July 1, 1998, the Department of Corrections
and the Department of Corrections Education
Fund shall be combined into a
single fund to be known as the
Department of Corrections Reimbursement and
which is hereby created as a special fund in the State
Treasury. The moneys deposited into the Department of
Reimbursement and Education Fund shall be
appropriated to the
Department of Corrections for the expenses
of the Department.
The following shall be deposited into the Department of
Reimbursement and Education Fund:
(i) Moneys received or recovered by the Department of
reimbursement for expenses incurred for the
incarceration of committed persons.
(ii) Moneys received or recovered by the Department as
of payments made under the Workers'
(iii) Moneys received by the Department as commissions
collect call telephone systems.
(iv) Moneys received or recovered by the Department as
expenses incurred by the employment of
persons referred to the Department as
participants in the
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federal Job Training Partnership Act programs.
(v) Federal moneys, including reimbursement and
services rendered or to be rendered and moneys
for other than educational
purposes, under grant or
(vi) Moneys identified for deposit into the Fund under
of the School Code.
(vii) Moneys in the Department of Corrections
Reimbursement Fund and
the Department of Corrections
Education Fund at the close of business
on June 30, 1998.
(Source: P.A. 90-9, eff. 7-1-97; 90-587, eff. 7-1-98.)