2009-2010 Regular Session - SB 524
Corrections; establish a community supervision division; responsible for supervising probationers, parolees, and persons conditionally released
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend various titles of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, so as to establish a community supervision division of the Department of Corrections which will be responsible for supervising probationers, parolees, and persons conditionally released; to provide for a director of the division; to reassign various functions from the State Board of Pardons and Paroles to the new division; to provide for transition to the new division; to reorganize probation officers and parole officers into community supervision officers; to provide for definitions; to enlarge the Board of Corrections to include the chairman of the State Board of Pardons and Paroles; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/18/2010 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/17/2010 - Senate Hopper