Prison Mitigation

Mr. Ross moved that the bill be amended by adding the following new section:-

SECTION XX. Item 8900-0001 of section 2 of chapter 139 of the acts of 2012 is hereby amended by inserting after the figure “$800,000”, the following words:- ; provided further, that the department shall expend no less than the amount provided for in chapter 61 of the acts of 2007 to the municipality hosting the Bay State Correctional Center