2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 1045
Life to Life Program; enact
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 42 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to penal institutions, so as to create the "Life to Life" program; to provide for a short title; to provide for legislative findings; to provide for the establishment of a program by the Department of Corrections, the State Board of Pardons and Paroles, and private industry for the employment of qualifying inmates in work areas outside of the United States and its territories; to provide for the requirements of such program; to provide for the qualifications for inmates to participate in such program; to provide that successful completion of such program shall result in the parole of the inmate or the commutation of such inmate´s sentence; to provide for sanctions for failure to complete such program; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Jan/31/2008 - House Second Readers
Jan/30/2008 - House First Readers
Jan/29/2008 - House Hopper