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File #: 18-1331    Version: 1
Type: Bill Status: Passed
File created: 11/6/2018 In control: Safety, Housing, Education & Homelessness Committee
On agenda: 11/26/2018 Final action: 12/3/2018
Title: A bill for an ordinance repealing the fee for committing and discharging convicted inmates to and from the county jail. Amends Section 53 of the Denver Revised Municipal Code (DRMC) to repeal the collection of the $30.00 Inmate Processing Fee and amends the utilization of the fund until all such revenues have been expended. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 11-14-18.
Indexes: Emily Lapel
Attachments: 1. BR18 1331 DSD Ordinance_Inmate Processing Fees Request, 2. BR18 1331 DSD Ordinance_Inmate Processing Fees Draft Language, 3. Fee Removal Council Presentation Draft 11.8.18_final, 4. 18-1331.pdf, 5. 18-1331_Filed Inmate Processing Fee.pdf, 6. 18-1331 - signed, 7. 18-1331 Filed A bill for an ordinance repealing the fee for committing and discharging convicted inmates to and from the county jail.

Other/Miscellaneous Request Template (Appointments; ROW; Code Changes; Zoning Action, etc.)

 

Date Submitted: 11-6-18

 

Requesting Agency: Safety- Sheriff

                               Division:

 

Subject Matter Expert:

Name:    Laura Wachter, Deputy Director Safety

Email:      laura.wachter@denvergov.org                                                                 

 

Item Title & Description:

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These appear on the Council meeting agenda. Initially, the requesting agency will enter a 2-3 sentence description. Upon bill filling, the City Attorney’s Office should enter the title above the description (the title should be in bold font).

 

Both the title and description must be entered between the red “title” and “body” below.  Do not at any time delete the red “title” or “body” markers from this template.

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A bill for an ordinance repealing the fee for committing and discharging convicted inmates to and from the county jail.

Amends Section 53 of the Denver Revised Municipal Code (DRMC) to repeal the collection of the $30.00 Inmate Processing Fee and amends the utilization of the fund until all such revenues have been expended. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 11-14-18.

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Affected Council District(s) or citywide?

 

Executive Summary with Rationale and Impact:

Detailed description of the item and why we are doing it. This can be a separate attachment.

This repeals the collection of the $30.00 Inmate Processing Fee and amends the utilization of the fund until all such revenues have been expended.  There is fee generates approximately $350,000 annually with a 30% collection rate into a special revenue fund.  Those inmates that were not convicted can request a reimbursement of the fee. 

 

Address/Location (if applicable):

 

Legal Description (if applicable):

 

Denver Revised Municipal Code (D.R.M.C.) Citation (if applicable):

 

Draft Bill Attached?