.................... moves to amend H.F. No. 3660 as follows:
Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert:
"Section 1. DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS.
1.4The amounts in this section are appropriated from the general fund to the
1.5commissioner of corrections in fiscal year 2011 for full and final payment under Minnesota
1.6Statutes, sections 3.738 and 3.739, of claims against the state for injuries suffered by
1.7and medical services provided to persons injured while performing community service
1.8or sentence-to-service work for correctional purposes or while incarcerated in a state
1.9correctional facility. This appropriation is available until June 30, 2011.
1.10(a) For sentence-to-service and community work service claims under $500 and
1.11other claims already paid by the department, $3,692.83.
1.12(b) For payment to Robert Finch for permanent injuries to his left hand suffered
1.13while performing assigned duties while incarcerated at MCF-Faribault, $7,200.
1.14(c) For payment to Thomas Hamilton for permanent injuries to his ankle suffered
1.15while performing assigned duties while incarcerated at MCF-Faribault, $4,736.
1.16(d) For payment to Leon Hettver for permanent injuries to his left hand suffered
1.17while performing assigned duties while incarcerated at MCF-Faribault, $1,875.
1.18(e) For payment to Robert Johnson for permanent injuries to his face suffered while
1.19performing assigned duties while incarcerated at MCF-Stillwater, $1,500.
1.20(f) For payment to William Jones for permanent injuries to his left hand suffered
1.21while performing assigned duties while incarcerated at MCF-Faribault, $3,750.
1.22(g) For payment to Tamara Lamke for permanent injuries to her knee suffered while
1.23performing sentence-to-service work in Isanti County, $3,750.
1.24(h) For payment to John Lee for permanent injuries to his left hand suffered while
1.25performing assigned duties while incarcerated at MCF-Faribault, $3,703.13.
1.26(i) For payment to Paul McKay for permanent injuries to his right hand suffered
1.27while performing assigned duties while incarcerated at MCF-Rush City, $1,875.
2.1(j) For payment to Chad Westring for permanent injuries to his spine suffered
2.2while performing sentence-to-service work in Todd County, $11,475; and for payment to
2.3medical providers for treatment of Mr. Westring, $13,903.33.
Sec. 2. OFFICE OF THE COURT ADMINISTRATOR.
2.5(a) $34,049.10 is appropriated from the general fund in fiscal year 2011 to the
2.6Office of the Court Administrator for payment to William Howard Heins as full and final
2.7payment of his claim for compensation for wrongful imprisonment.
2.8(b) The Office of the Court Administrator shall ensure that all fines and restitution
2.9balances listed by the Office of the Court Administrator on the attachment to their April 9,
2.102010, letter to the Joint House/Senate Subcommittee on Claims, except item number seven
2.11on that list, are paid out of the payment to Mr. Heins in paragraph (a). The amounts to be
2.12paid total $8,565.10, or so much of that amount as is still owed when Mr. Heins receives
2.13the payment provided for in paragraph (a).
2.14(c) Before receiving payment under paragraph (a), Mr. Heins must sign a release
2.15agreeing that it is a full and final payment of his claim against the state, or political
2.16subdivision of the state, or any employee of the state or political subdivision for wrongful
2.17imprisonment in 2007 and 2008 and that he will not request or accept credit against any
2.18future sentences imposed on him for that time of wrongful imprisonment. The Office
2.19of the Court Administrator shall reduce the amount of any payment under this section
2.20to reflect any credit given to Mr. Heins for the wrongful imprisonment covered by the
2.21payment in any sentencing proceeding before the payment is made.