Page 1 of 2CODING: Words in struck through type are deletions from existing law; words underscoredare additions.Regular Session, 2010HOUSE BILL NO. 207BY REPRESENTATIVE BILLIOTCRIMINAL/PROCEDURE: Requires that notice be given to local law enforcement whenan offender is sentenced to home incarcerationAN ACT
To amend and reenact Code of Criminal Procedure Article 894.2(E), (F), (G), (H), (I), (J),
and (K) and to enact Code of Criminal Procedure Article 894.2(L), relative to home
incarceration; to require that written notice be given to local law enforcement when
an offender is sentenced to home incarceration; and to provide for related matters.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of Louisiana:
Section 1. Code of Criminal Procedure Article 894.2(E), (F), (G), (H), (I), (J), and
(K) are hereby amended and reenacted and Code of Criminal Procedure Article 894.2(L) is
hereby enacted to read as follows:
Art. 894.2. Home incarceration; requirements
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E. Within thirty days of issuing the order sentencing the defendant to home
incarceration, the court shall send written notice to the local law enforcement agency
where the defendant is sentenced to home incarceration.
E.F. The court may require the defendant to obtain employment and may
require the defendant to pay a reasonable supervision fee to the supervising agency
to defray the cost of his home incarceration supervision.
F.G. The court may, at any time during the period of home incarceration,
modify, change, or add to the conditions of such incarceration.