SECOND REGULAR SESSION
HOUSE BILL NO. 1631
92ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVES DIXON (Sponsor), JONES, SANDERS BROOKS, WALTON, PARKER, HOSKINS, HUBBARD, JOHNSON (61), THOMPSON, BLAND, WALKER, FRASER, WITTE, WHORTON, WRIGHT, SANDER, MYERS AND TOWNLEY (Co-sponsors).
Read 1st time March 4, 2004, and copies ordered printed.
STEPHEN S. DAVIS, Chief Clerk
To repeal section 205.900, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to supervision of paroled persons.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:
Section A. Section 205.900, RSMo, is repealed and one new section enacted in lieu thereof, to be known as section 205.900, to read as follows:
205.900. 1. [The county superintendent of public welfare shall give such oversight and supervision to prisoners who are on parole from the state penitentiary and are residing in his county, and to persons who are on parole from the Missouri Reformatory, and Missouri Training School for Boys and to girls on parole from the State Training School for Girls or from the State Training School for Negro Girls, as may be requested by the state department of corrections and human resources and shall report upon the progress of said paroled prisoners to the state department of corrections and human resources as often as it may request.
2.] The county superintendent of public welfare in each county shall give oversight and supervision to prisoners on parole or probation by any court in the state of Missouri and shall investigate applications for clemency when requested to do so by said courts, and shall report in regard to each person placed under his supervision to the court placing said persons under his supervision.
[3.] 2. The county superintendent of public welfare shall also give oversight and supervision to children placed on parole or probation by the juvenile court or the court having jurisdiction of children's cases in his county when requested to do so by said court and shall report to said court upon progress of persons thus placed on parole or probation.