January 19, 2007





SENATE BILL No. 84

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DIGEST OF SB 84 (Updated January 18, 2007 11:49 am - DI ta)



Citations Affected: IC 11-13.

Synopsis: Interstate compact for adult supervision. Creates the interstate compact for adult offender supervision account within the state general fund to be administered by the judicial center. Provides that the account consists of fees paid by offenders who are on parole and apply for transfer to another state under the interstate compact for adult supervision. Provides that money in the account may be spent upon appropriation by the general assembly. Makes conforming changes.

Effective: Upon passage.





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    January 8, 2007, read first time and referred to Committee on Rules and Legislative Procedure.
    January 18, 2007, amended; reassigned to Committee on Appropriations.






January 19, 2007

First Regular Session 115th General Assembly (2007)


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SENATE BILL No. 84



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning corrections.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

SOURCE: IC 11-13-4.5-4; (07)SB0084.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 11-13-4.5-4 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE]: Sec. 4. (a) Except as provided in subsection (b), an Indiana offender on probation or parole who applies to be transferred out of state under the interstate compact for adult supervision shall pay an application fee of seventy-five dollars ($75). The application fee shall be used to cover the costs of administering the interstate compact for adult offender supervision.
    (b) An offender who has been found indigent by a trial court at the time the offender applies to be transferred out of state under the interstate compact for adult supervision may, at the court's discretion, be required to pay a lesser amount of the cost of the application fee under subsection (a).
    (c) An Indiana offender who is on probation shall pay the application fee to the county probation department.
    (d) An Indiana offender who is on parole shall pay the application fee to the department of correction.
    (e) The application fee paid by an Indiana offender who is on

probation shall be transferred to the county treasurer. The county treasurer shall deposit fifty percent (50%) of the money collected under this subsection into the county supplemental adult probation services fund and shall transmit the remaining fifty percent (50%) of the money collected under this subsection to the Indiana judicial center for deposit in the state general fund, to be used to cover the cost of administering the interstate compact for adult offender supervision. The money transferred to the state general fund under this subsection shall, upon receipt, be transferred to the interstate compact for adult offender supervision account.
    (f) The executive director of the Indiana judicial center shall submit a proposed budget for expenditure of the money deposited in the state general fund under this section to the budget agency in accordance with IC 4-12-1.
    (g) The application fee paid by an Indiana offender who is on parole shall be deposited into the state general fund to be used to cover the cost of administering the interstate compact for adult offender supervision.
    (h) The commissioner of the department of correction shall submit a proposed budget for expenditure of the money deposited in the state general fund under this section to the budget agency in accordance with IC 4-12-1.

SOURCE: IC 11-13-4.5-5; (07)SB0084.1.2. -->     SECTION 2. IC 11-13-4.5-5 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE]: Sec. 5. (a) For purposes of this section "account" refers to the interstate compact for adult offender supervision account within the state general fund created by subsection (b).
    (b) The interstate compact for adult offender supervision account is created within the state general fund to pay for administering the interstate compact for adult offender supervision. The account shall be administered by the Indiana judicial center.

     (c) The account consists of fees collected under IC 11-13-4.5-4(e).
    (d) The expenses of administering the account shall be paid from money in the account.
    (e) The treasurer of state shall invest the money in the account not currently needed to meet the obligations of the account in the same manner as other public money may be invested.
    (f) Money in the account at the end of a state fiscal year does not revert to the state general fund.
    (g) Money may be spent from the account upon appropriation by the general assembly.

SOURCE: ; (07)SB0084.1.3. -->     SECTION 3. An emergency is declared for this act.