Bill Summaries: S852 (2019-2020 Session)

  • Summary date: May 27 2020 - View summary

    Appropriates $1 million in nonrecurring funds for 2020-21 from the General Fund to the Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice (Division) of the Department of Public Safety (DPS) to develop and administer a Prison Software Management Pilot Program (program). Requires the Division to work with a qualified technology vendor to create a new shared database platform. Sets five requirements for selection of the qualified technology vendor, including the ability to integrate the program with the specified database platforms and software systems of the criminal justice system and local jail management software systems, and a willingness to reimburse the program implementation costs and first year software licensure costs for local sheriffs' offices that are currently under contract with the vendor or enter into a contract with the vendor by December 31, 2022. Effective July 1, 2020.