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Introduced House Bill (H)

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DIGEST

Level 6 felony commitment to DOC. Provides that a person convicted of a Level 6 felony may be committed to the department of correction (DOC) if the county jail: (1) is completely full; and (2) has been completely full for 30 of the 90 days immediately preceding sentencing. Permits an inmate committed to the DOC due to county jail overcrowding to be transferred to the county jail after having spent 30 days in the DOC if the county jail is less than 96% full and certain other conditions are met. Level 6 felony commitment to DOC. Provides that a person convicted of a Level 6 felony may be committed to the department of correction (DOC) if the county jail: (1) is completely full; and (2) has been completely full for 30 of the 90 days immediately preceding sentencing. Permits an inmate committed to the DOC due to county jail overcrowding to be transferred to the county jail after having spent 30 days in the DOC if the county jail is less than 96% full and certain other conditions are met.