Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 6463
Session Year 2021
AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION, A REENTRY EMPLOYMENT ADVISORY COMMITTEE, PUBLIC SAFETY COMMITTEES IN MUNICIPALITIES WHERE A CORRECTIONAL FACILITY IS LOCATED, THE DISCLOSURE OF RECORDS, THE PROTECTION OF PERSONAL DATA RELATING TO AN EMPLOYEE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION AND THE PROVISION OF DEBIT CARDS TO INCARCERATED PERSONS AT THE TIME OF RELEASE.
To (1) revise the duties and composition of public safety committees in municipalities where a correctional facility is located, (2) establish a reentry employment advisory committee, (3) provide added protections for employees of the Department of Correction relating to the disclosure of personal data, (4) require disclosure of certain records by the Department of Children and Families to the Department of Correction, (5) provide for issuance of a debit card to an incarcerated person upon release for easier access to his or her funds, and (6) make minor changes concerning the Department of Correction.