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House File 2159

HOUSE FILE BY HELLAND A BILL FOR 1 An Act repealing the prohibition on entering into agreements 2 with private sector entities to house inmates committed 3 to the custody of the director of the department of 4 corrections. 5 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: TLSB 5720YH (4) 83 jm/nh PAG LIN 1 1 Section 1. PRIVATE PRISON == REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL. The 1 2 department of corrections shall develop and issue a request 1 3 for proposals for housing all of the inmates committed to the 1 4 custody of the director with a private sector entity. 1 5 Sec. 2. REPEAL. Section 904.119, Code 2009, is repealed. 1 6 EXPLANATION 1 7 This bill repeals the prohibition on entering into 1 8 agreements with private sector entities to house inmates 1 9 committed to the custody of the director of the department of 1 10 corrections. 1 11 The bill also requires the department of corrections to 1 12 develop and issue a request for proposals for housing all of 1 13 the inmates committed to the custody of the director of the 1 14 department of corrections with a private sector entity. LSB 5720YH (4) 83 jm/nh
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