A Daily Look at Historic Legislation

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Historic Legislation Passed on July 1st




Prison Facilities Improvement Act


HB 2116: An Act authorizing the Department of General Services to enter into lease/purchase agreements for prison space; providing for the issuance of bonds; making appropriations; authorizing indebtedness, with the approval of the electors, to make grants to counties for county or multicounty regional prison facilities; and authorizing the Department of Corrections to contract with county or regional prison facilities for the housing of State inmates.


Approved by Governor Robert P. Casey


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