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AB-94 Criminal justice realignment.(2011-2012)

As Amends the Law Today
As Amends the Law on Dec 01, 2011

 This act shall be known, and may be cited, as the 2011 Realignment Legislation Addressing Public Safety.

SEC. 2.

 Section 15820.910 is added to the Government Code, to read:

 A participating county that has received a conditional award under the financing program, as set forth in Chapter 3.11 (commencing with Section 15820.80), may relinquish its conditional award, provided that no state moneys have been encumbered in contracts let by the county, and may reapply for a conditional award under the financing program set forth in this chapter, as amended by the act adding this section.

SEC. 3.

 Section 15820.917 of the Government Code, as amended by Section 4 of Chapter 16 of the Statutes of 2011, is amended to read:

 (a) Participating county contribution for projects funded under this chapter shall be a minimum of 10 percent of the total project costs. The CSA may reduce contribution requirements for participating counties with a general population below 200,000 upon petition by a participating county to the CSA requesting a lower level of contribution.
(b) The CDCR and CSA shall give funding preference to counties that committed the largest percentage of inmates to state custody in relation to the total inmate population of CDCR in 2010.
(c) The CDCR and CSA shall give funding preference to counties that relinquish their conditional awards pursuant to Section 15820.910, provided that those counties agree to continue to assist the state in siting reentry facilities pursuant to Chapter 9.8 (commencing with Section 6270) of Title 7 of Part 3 of the Penal Code.
(d) A participating county shall not receive more than one hundred million dollars ($100,000,000) in proceeds from an issuance of the SPWB pursuant to subdivision (a) of Section 15820.913.
SEC. 4.
 In addition to any amounts provided in the Budget Act of 2011, the sum of one thousand dollars ($1,000) is hereby appropriated from the General Fund to the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation for purposes of state operations to be used by the Corrections Standards Authority in the 2011–12 fiscal year.
SEC. 5.
 This act shall become operative if Assembly Bill 111 of the 2011–12 Regular Session of the Legislature becomes operative.
SEC. 6.
 This act is a bill providing for appropriations related to the Budget Bill within the meaning of subdivision (e) of Section 12 of Article IV of the California Constitution, has been identified as related to the budget in the Budget Bill, and shall take effect immediately.