Omnibus Crime Bill Passes Alaska Legislature

April 22, 2014 0 Comments | Posted in Swift Certain Fair Program News

A law offering sweeping reforms to Alaska’s prison system has passed the state Legislature Tuesday.

The House unanimously passed Senate Bill 64 early Monday morning, and the Senate concurred with changes to the bill on Tuesday.

According to a sponsor statement, the bill’s goal is to increase public safety, slow prison growth and cut costs.

Read more at KTUU here.