Criminal Justice Publications

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Proposition 5: Nonviolent Drug Offenses. Sentencing. Parole and Rehabilitation. Initiative Statute.

September 23, 2008 - Presented to: Senate Public Safety Committee, Hon. Gloria Romero, Chair and Assembly Public Safety Committee, Hon. Jose Solorio, Chair

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Proposition 9: Victim's Bill of Rights Act of 2008: Marsy's Law

September 23, 2008 - Presented to the Assembly and Senate Public Safety Committees

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LAO Compromise: Proposals to Reduce Inmate and Parole Populations

June 13, 2008 - LAO compromise for Item 5225-001-0001, 5225-002-0001, and 5225-101-0001 of the 2008 Budget Conference Committee (pages 304-312, 323-324).

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Informational: Reentry Facilities Program Study and Acquisition

June 13, 2008 - Item 5225-301-0001 of the 2008 Budget Conference Committee (page 330).

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Informational: California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, Local Government Financing

June 13, 2008 - Item 5225-101-0001, 9210-101-0001, 9210-105-0001, 9210-607-0001 of the 2008 Budget Conference Committee (pages 328, 423-425)

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Informational: Mental Health Staffing Study

June 13, 2008 - Item 5225-002-0001 and 4440-011-0001 of the 2008 Budget Conference Committee (pages 285, 325).

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LAO Compromise: Proposals for Restitution Fund Expenditures

June 13, 2008 - LAO Compromise on Executive and Legislative Proposals for Restitution Fund Expenditures.

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LAO Compromise: General Fund Reductions to the Judicial Branch

June 12, 2008 - LAO compromise for Item 0250 of the 2008 Budget Conference Committee.

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Prison and Parole Population Management Options

March 13, 2008 - Senate Budget Subcommittee No. 4

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LAO Alternative Budget Options

March 13, 2008 - Presented to Assembly Budget Subcommittee No.4

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Public Safety/Parole Realignment Property Tax Redirection

March 10, 2008 - Water and Waste District Enterprise Special District Property Taxes Redirected to Support Public Safety/Parole Realignment

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Parole Realignment LAO Alternative Budget Package

March 10, 2008 - Handout summarizing the LAO's proposed realignment of responsibility for supervision of low-level criminal offenders from the state parole system to county probation.

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Prison Overcrowding-An Overview on Construction and Rehabilitation

February 20, 2008 - Presented to the Senate Public Safety Committee

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Analysis of the 2008-09 Budget Bill, Judicial and Criminal Justice Chapter

February 20, 2008 - Analysis of the 2008-09 Budget Bill, Judiciary and Criminal Justice Chapter

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Budget Process for Population Changes Needs More Work

February 20, 2008 - While the prison system has taken some initial steps to improve its current population budget request documents, further work is needed. We recommend several steps to improve the process used to budget for changes in the prison inmate population that will improve their accuracy, efficiency, and transparency.

Criminal Justice Staff

Anita Lee
(916) 319-8321
Courts, Department of Justice, Gambling
 
Caitlin O'Neil
(916) 319-8351
State Prisons, County Jails, Sentencing
 
Orlando Sanchez Zavala
(916) 319-8307
Correctional Health Care, Rehabilitation Programs, Juvenile Justice, Community Corrections
 
Drew Soderborg
(916) 319-8346
Deputy Legislative Analyst: Public Safety and Business Regulation