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NCJ Number: 155828 Find in a Library
Title: Final Report of the Interim Study Committee on Correction Issues
Corporate Author: Indiana Legislative Services Agency
United States of America
Date Published: 1994
Page Count: 10
Sponsoring Agency: Indiana Legislative Services Agency
Indianapolis, IN 46204
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Type: Survey
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: The Indiana Legislative Council directed the Interim Study Committee on Corrections Issues to examine the efficacy of the State's correctional programs.
Abstract: The Committee met five times during the course of the interim. This report summarizes testimony and recommendations made by the Committee in response to the issues raised by witnesses. These issues pertained to problems with the computation of earned credit time and good behavior time, a petition for modification of sentences, transfer of offenders to sheriff's department prior to release, drug trafficking by employees in Department of Corrections facilities, and probation workload measures.
Main Term(s): Corrections
Index Term(s): Commission reports; Corrections effectiveness; Indiana
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