Report: State Prison Spending Up 10.3% From 1996 to 2001
- $54 Million Deal to Take Pressure off Arizona Prisons. Williamson, Richard // Bond Buyer;3/17/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31843, p4
Focuses on the multi-million bond deal providing relief to crowded prisons in Arizona. Worth of the bond deal; Number of inmate capacity in the prisons; Investigation of the conditions contributing to a recent hostage situation.
- ANNALS OF CRIME. Sheehan, Susan // New Yorker;10/31/1977, Vol. 53 Issue 37, p46
The article discusses the government's expenses in keeping the Green Haven prison in New York City and the condition of the prisoners. Annually, the state spends $9,768 to keep a prisoner. More than 50 percent is allocated to the salaries of the security staff while $475 on the food. Like any...
- Methodological Principles and Conditions for Issuing Subfederal Bonds. SCHERBAKOV, Aleksandr A. // Upravlenec;2015, Issue 1, p16
The paper scrutinizes the existing conditions and principles of issuing bonds aimed at financing expenditure commitments of the budgets of the RF subjects. The author has conducted an in-depth analysis of existing legal acts regulating the issue of subfederal bonds in order to discover...
- Legislators challenge prison spending. Brown, Nathan // Adirondack Daily Enterprise;3/25/2010, Vol. 117 Issue 72, p1
The article reports on the 2010-2011 budget for the plan of New York to get two conjugal and family visit trailers for Five Points Correctional Facility in Seneca County.
- Correctional Facility Architecture: Past, Present, and Future. Lester, Hugh D. // American Jails;Jul/Aug2004, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p26
Explores the background issues that have led correctional facility design to the plateau in the U.S. Establishment of facility needs in correctional institutions; Security systems of jails; Modes of supervision in jails.
- S.C. Corrections Must Reduce Deficit. Harry, Jennifer L. // Corrections Today;Apr2003, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p14
Reports on the order of South Carolina's Budget and Control Board for the Department of Corrections to reduce their projected deficit before agreeing to bail out the agency. Budget for the state's prison system; Condition in which the board could allow the agency to operate in deficit; Actions...
- SAVING MONEY WITH DATA-DRIVEN CORRECTIONS POLICY/CASE STUDIES. // Capitol Ideas;Mar/Apr2010, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p35
The article presents two case studies on how to save money in correction spending in the U.S. The state policymakers approved policies to expand treatment programs and strengthen probation and parole which resulted to a decline by 28 percent in probation revocation rate between 2006-2009 in...
- March 1 Deadline Set for Joining California Pooled-Bond Program. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;12/21/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32034, p1
The article reports that a more detailed timeline is in place for redevelopment agencies in California that want to join a bond program enabling them to stretch out payments they are required to make to the state this May. California's fiscal 2005 budget required the state's redevelopment...
- Summaries of Papers in this Issue. Tomohara, Akinori; Wagner, Gary A.; Seida, Jim A.; Wempe, William F.; Brien, Michael J.; Dickert-Conlin, Stacy; Weaver, David A.; Paton, David; Siegel, Donald S.; Williams, Leighton Vaughan // National Tax Journal;Dec2004, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p779
This section presents summaries of articles on bond market and fiscal institutions.