If you have questions about BSCC's Prop. 47 Grant Program, please send them to Prop47@bscc.ca.gov
Project Summaries for 1st Cohort (June 2017-August 2020)
2017 Proposition 47 Grant Project Summaries – PDF
Prop 47 Ranked List
SACRAMENTO (May 30, 2017) – The Executive Steering Committee charged with ranking Prop 47 proposals made its final recommendations May 30, 2017. The Board of State and Community Corrections will decide at its June 8 meeting whether to accept the committee’s recommendations. The ranked list is available here.
2016-17 Request for Proposals
Proposition 47 Bidders’ Conferences
The Board of State and Community Corrections (BSCC) hosted Bidders’ Conferences in Sacramento, Fresno and San Diego the week of December 12, 2016. These conferences were held to provide clarity on the Request for Proposals (RFP) instructions and to respond to technical questions.
The Sacramento Bidders’ Conference occurred on December 12, 2016 at:
Board of State and Community Corrections
Board Room - 1st Floor
2590 Venture Oaks Way Sacramento CA 95833
The meeting was livestreamed and a recording of the meeting can be accessed here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_eBJA-PaIVk.
Questions about the Proposition 47 RFP may be submitted by email to: Prop47@bscc.ca.gov. The BSCC will accept and respond to questions from November 18, 2016 to January 20, 2017. Questions and answers will be posted on the BSCC website up to January 31, 2017.
Executive Steering Committee (ESC)
The Proposition 47 Executive Steering Committee (ESC) was approved by the Board at its April 14, 2016 meeting. This ESC membership reflects California’s diversity and includes subject matter expertise and life experience as required by statute.
Click here to view the press release that announces the ESC membership: Prop 47 Executive Steering Committee.
Click here to view the ESC membership.
Click here to read bios of the Prop 47 ESC Members
Proposition 47 Executive Steering Committee (ESC) Meetings
The next meeting of the Proposition 47 ESC is scheduled for May 30, 2017 at the following location:
Board of State and Community Corrections
2590 Venture Oaks Way, Sacramento, CA 95833
Time: 9:00 AM - Agenda
Past ESC Meetings
The Proposition 47 ESC held its first meetings on June 23 and June 24, 2016. The agendas for this meeting are available here: June 23, 2016 and June 24, 2016. PowerPoint presentations from subject matter experts are available here and other briefing materials are available here.*
The ESC held a third meeting on September 7, 2016. The agenda is available here: September 7, 2016.
The ESC held a meeting on October 17, 2016. The agenda is available here: October 17, 2016.
The ESC held a meeting on October 31, 2016. The agenda is available here: October 31, 2016
The ESC held a meeting on March 29, 2017. The agenda is available here: March 29, 2017
*At the time of upload, this briefing materials contain active links. However, in the future, it is not uncommon for links to become broken or pages and files removed by its host organization. The BSCC maintains hard copies of all materials for your review at our Sacramento office.
Publicly Accessible Data Sets
The below data and information presents a sample of demographic and criminological information from publicly accessible data files. In addition to presenting summaries of information contained in the files, links to official publications and datasets have been provided. This summary is not intended to be a comprehensive listing of publicly accessible files. Relevant data are available from a number of sources and can be accessed online and through other mechanisms.
State of California - PDF
|Alameda County - PDF||Alpine County - PDF||Amador County - PDF||Butte County - PDF|
|Calaveras County - PDF||Colusa County - PDF||Contra Costa County - PDF||Del Norte County - PDF|
|El Dorado County - PDF||Fresno County - PDF||Glenn County - PDF||Humboldt County - PDF|
|Imperial County - PDF||Inyo County - PDF||Kern County - PDF||Kings County - PDF|
|Lake County - PDF||Lassen County - PDF||Los Angeles County - PDF||Madera County - PDF|
|Marin County - PDF||Mariposa County - PDF||Mendocino County - PDF||Merced County - PDF|
|Modoc County - PDF||Mono County - PDF||Monterey County - PDF||Napa County - PDF|
|Nevada County - PDF||Orange County - PDF||Placer County - PDF||Plumas County - PDF|
|Riverside County - PDF||Sacramento County - PDF||San Benito County - PDF||San Bernardino County - PDF|
|San Diego County - PDF||San Francisco County - PDF||San Joaquin County - PDF||San Luis Obispo Co. - PDF|
|San Mateo County - PDF||Santa Barbara County - PDF||Santa Clara County - PDF||Santa Cruz County - PDF|
|Shasta County - PDF||Sierra County - PDF||Siskiyou County - PDF||Solano County - PDF|
|Sonoma County - PDF||Stanislaus County - PDF||Sutter County - PDF||Tehama County - PDF|
|Trinity County - PDF||Tulare County - PDF||Tuolumne County - PDF||Ventura County - PDF|
|Yolo County - PDF||Yuba County - PDF|
Prop 47 Regional Meetings
The BSCC hosted six Regional Meetings throughout California in response to widespread interest in how expected state savings might be reinvested to reduce recidivism among the state’s low-level offenders.. These were held on October 28, 2015 in Oakland, on January 25, 2016 in Fresno, on January 26, 2017 in San Bernardino County, on January 27, 2016 in Los Angeles, on January 28, 2016 in San Diego and on June 23, 2016 in Sacramento. These meetings were open to the public in order to provide public comment. A summary of the public comment will be provided to the Prop 47 ESC and the Board. You can view the videos from the BSCC's Regional Meetings by selecting the links below:
Oakland:October 28, 2015 Meeting Video
Fresno:January 25, 2016 Meeting Video
Highland:January 26, 2016 Meeting Video
Los Angeles:January 27, 2016 Meeting Video
San Diego:January 28, 2016 Meeting Video
Sacramento: June 23, 2016 Meeting Video
Check back here soon for a detailed report of the public comment. In the meantime, click here to read a synopsis of the Public Comments.
The five highest priorities for Prop 47 spending as expressed through public comment at the Regional Meetings are:
- Community based treatment/not in custody treatment
- Mental health/substance use treatment and counseling
- Stable, affordable housing
- Job Training
News & Legislation
AB 1056 Expands Areas of Prop 47 Funding
BSCC Press Release, November 2014
On Nov. 4, 2014, California voters approved Proposition 47, which reduced from felonies to misdemeanors the penalties for certain non-serious and non-violent drug and property crimes.
Read the press release here: The BSCC’s Prop 47 Responsibilities are Unfolding
Read the initiative here: http://vig.cdn.sos.ca.gov/2014/general/pdf/text-of-proposed-laws1.pdf#prop47
Who can I contact at the BSCC with questions, concerns or comments?
The BSCC has developed a Proposition 47 inbox to respond to any questions and to accept public comments. The email address for the inbox is Prop47@bscc.ca.gov. BSCC staff requests that all communication be submitted in writing at this time. If you would like to provide public comment, please use the Prop 47 inbox to provide your input and include the words “public comment” in the subject line.