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H0471................................by JUDICIARY, RULES AND ADMINISTRATION PRISONERS - Amends existing law relating to prisoners to provide that escape shall be deemed to include abandonment of a job site or work assignment without the permission of an employment supervisor or officer. 02/01 House intro - 1st rdg - to printing 02/02 Rpt prt - to Jud 02/10 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg 02/11 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg 02/14 3rd rdg - PASSED - 66-0-4 AYES -- Alltus, Barraclough, Barrett, Bell, Bieter, Black, Boe, Bruneel, Callister, Campbell, Chase, Cheirrett, Clark, Crow, Cuddy, Deal, Denney, Ellsworth, Field(13), Field(20), Gagner, Gould, Hadley, Hammond, Hansen(23), Hansen(29), Henbest, Jaquet, Jones, Judd, Kellogg, Kempton, Kendell, Kunz, Lake, Loertscher, Mader, Marley, McKague, Meyer, Montgomery, Mortensen, Moss, Moyle, Pearce, Pischner, Pomeroy, Reynolds, Ridinger, Ringo, Robison, Sali, Schaefer, Sellman, Shepherd, Smith, Smylie, Stevenson, Stoicheff, Stone, Taylor, Tilman, Trail(Miller), Wheeler, Wood, Zimmermann NAYS -- None Absent and excused -- Geddes, Hornbeck, Linford, Mr Speaker Floor Sponsor - Bell Title apvd - to Senate 02/15 Senate intro - 1st rdg - to Jud 02/29 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg 03/01 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg 03/27 3rd rdg - PASSED - 35-0-0 AYES--Andreason, Boatright, Branch, Bunderson, Burtenshaw, Cameron, Crow, Danielson, Darrington, Davis, Deide, Dunklin, Frasure, Geddes, Hawkins, Ingram, Ipsen, Keough, King-Barrutia, Lee, McLaughlin, Noh, Parry, Richardson, Riggs, Risch, Sandy, Schroeder, Sorensen, Stegner, Stennett, Thorne, Wheeler, Whitworth, Williams NAYS--None Absent and excused--None Floor Sponsor - Cameron Title apvd - to House 03/28 To enrol 03/29 Rpt enrol - Sp signed 03/30 Pres signed 03/31 To Governor 04/03 Governor signed Session Law Chapter 151 Effective: 07/01/00
|||| LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO |||| Fifty-fifth Legislature Second Regular Session - 2000 IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES HOUSE BILL NO. 471 BY JUDICIARY, RULES AND ADMINISTRATION COMMITTEE 1 AN ACT 2 RELATING TO ESCAPE OF PRISONERS; AMENDING SECTION 18-2505, IDAHO CODE, TO PRO- 3 VIDE THAT ESCAPE SHALL BE DEEMED TO INCLUDE ABANDONMENT OF A JOB SITE OR 4 WORK ASSIGNMENT WITHOUT THE PERMISSION OF AN EMPLOYMENT SUPERVISOR OR 5 OFFICER AND TO MAKE TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE 6 DATE. 7 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho: 8 SECTION 1. That Section 18-2505, Idaho Code, be, and the same is hereby 9 amended to read as follows: 10 18-2505. ESCAPE BY ONE CHARGED WITH, CONVICTED OF, OR ON PROBATION FOR A 11 FELONY -- ESCAPE BY JUVENILE. (1) Every prisoner charged with, convicted of, 12 or on probation for a felony who is confined in any jail or prison including 13 the state penitentiary or any private prison, or who while outside the walls 14 of such jail or prison in the proper custody of any officer or person, or 15 while in any factory, farm or other place without the walls of such jail or 16 prison, who escapes or attempts to escape from such officer or person, or from 17 such jail or prison, or from such factory, farm or other place without the 18 walls of such jail or prison, shall be guilty of a felony, and upon conviction 19 thereof, any such second term of imprisonment shall commence at the time he 20 would otherwise have been discharged. Escape shall be deemed to include aban- 21 donment of a job site or work assignment without the permission of an employ- 22 ment supervisor or officer. 23 (2) Any person under the age of eighteen (18) years charged with, found 24 to have committed, or on probation for an offense which would be a felony if 25 committed by an adult who is confined in a juvenile detention facility or 26 other secure or nonsecure facility for juveniles and who escapes or attempts 27 to escape from the facility or from the lawful custody of any officer or per- 28 son shall be subject to proceedings under chapter 5, title 20, Idaho Code, for 29 an offense which would be a felony if committed by an adult. If the juvenile 30 is or has been proceeded against as an adult, pursuant to section s20-508 or 31 20-509, Idaho Code, the juvenile shall be guilty of a felony for a violation 32 of this section and shall be subject to adult criminal proceedings. 33 SECTION 2. This act shall be in full force and effect on and after July 34 1, 2000.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE RS 09751 The purpose of this legislation is to amend Section 18-2505, Idaho Code to provide that escape shall include the abandonment of a work site or job without permission by an employment supervisor or officer. This amendment was requested by Jerome County Prosecuting Attorney John B. Lothspeich after an incident where a work release individual escaped from a work site instead of escaping from an officer. FISCAL NOTE None. CONTACT: Representative Stevenson Representative Bell 332-1000 Jerome County Prosecutor John Lothspeich 324-7547 STATEMENT OF PURPOSE/ FISCAL NOTE Bill No. H 471