PRINTER'S NO. 499
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
SENATE BILL
No.
499
Session of
2017
INTRODUCED BY GORDNER, SCARNATI, MENSCH AND RAFFERTY,
MARCH 10, 2017
REFERRED TO JUDICIARY, MARCH 10, 2017
AN ACT
Amending Title 61 (Prisons and Parole) of the Pennsylvania
Consolidated Statutes, in county correctional institutions,
further providing for board meetings.
The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
hereby enacts as follows:
Section 1. Section 1732(b) of Title 61 of the Pennsylvania
Consolidated Statutes is amended to read:
ยง 1732. Board meetings.
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(b) Frequency and nature of meetings.--
(1) The board shall meet monthly or, in the case of a
county of the eighth class, shall meet quarterly, or more
often if required, and keep regular minutes of their
proceedings in a book to be filed with the financial records
of the county. The board shall make such rules and
regulations for the government and management of the county
correctional institution and the safekeeping, discipline and
employment of the inmates, as may be deemed necessary.
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(2) The meetings shall be held at the county
correctional institution no less often than quarterly or, in
a county of the eighth class, as often as determined by the
board, in its discretion.
Section 2. This act shall take effect in 60 days.
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