1st Engrossment - 85th Legislature (2007 - 2008) Posted on 12/15/2009 12:00am
A bill for an act
relating to corrections; making technical corrections and amendments to certain
youth correction, county jail, adult offender supervision, and fingerprinting
provisions; changing date for annual report of Advisory Council on Interstate
Adult Offender Supervision; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections
241.301; 243.1606, subdivision 3; 609.117, subdivision 3; 641.09; 641.18;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 242.193, subdivision 1; 242.39;
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 241.301, is amended to read:
The commissioner of corrections shall establish procedures so that whenever this
state receives an inmate, parolee, or probationer from another state under sections 241.28
to 241.30 or deleted text begin243.16deleted text endnew text beginnew text end, fingerprints and thumbprints of the inmate, parolee, or
probationer are obtained and forwarded to the bureau of criminal apprehension.
Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 243.1606, subdivision 3, is amended to read:
By deleted text beginJanuary 15deleted text endnew text beginnew text end of each year, the council shall
report to the governor and the deleted text beginlegislaturedeleted text end new text beginnew text endon its
activities and the activities of the interstate commission and executive committee as
described in section 243.1605 for the preceding year. The report also must include an
assessment of how the interstate compact is functioning both within and without the state.
Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 609.117, subdivision 3, is amended to read:
When the state accepts an offender from
another state under the interstate compact authorized by section deleted text begin243.16deleted text endnew text beginnew text end, the
acceptance is conditional on the offender providing a biological specimen for the purposes
of DNA analysis as defined in section 299C.155, if the offender was initially charged
with committing or attempting to commit a felony offense and was convicted of that
offense or of any offense arising out of the same set of circumstances. The specimen
must be provided under supervision of staff from the Department of Corrections or a
Community Corrections Act county within 15 business days after the offender reports to
the supervising agent. The cost of obtaining the biological specimen is the responsibility
of the agency providing supervision.
Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 641.09, is amended to read:
The officer in charge of prisoners so sentenced to labor may use all reasonable
means necessary to prevent escape or enforce obedience. For refusal to labor or obey
necessary orders in reference thereto, a prisoner may be kept in deleted text beginsolitary confinement but
shall not be so confined more than ten days for any one offense, nor more than 90 days in
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Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 641.18, is amended to read:
When any prisoner is unruly or disobeys any regulation for the management of jails,
the prisoner may be kept in deleted text beginsolitarydeleted text endnew text beginnew text end confinement as provided in section 641.09.
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