Interstate compact transportation fund.

The Senate Tax and Fiscal Policy Committee heard SB 317 on interstate compact transportation fund.  The bill is authored by Sen. Sandlin and allows a community corrections agency to access funds from the county offender transportation fund to defray the cost of transporting offenders and delinquent children as requested by a court, a probation department, a community corrections agency, or a county sheriff.   

Indiana Office of Court Services Executive Director Mary Kay Hudson testified in support of the bill, which passed 9-0.  The bill is effective upon passage. 

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