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NCJ Number: 40188 Find in a Library
Title: STUDY TO DETERMINE THE FINANCIAL STATUS OF INMATES RELEASED FROM THE TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Texas Dept of Corrections
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 5
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Texas Criminal Justice Division
Austin, TX 78701
Texas Dept of Corrections
Huntsville, TX 77340
Grant Number: EA-75-E4-2989
Publication Number: TECHNICAL NOTE NO 46
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: RESULTS OF AN INMATE POPULATION STUDY TO ASCERTAIN THE AMOUNT OF MONEY AVAILABLE TO INMATES UPON THEIR RELEASE FROM PRISON FOR MAKING THE TRANSITION FROM PRISON TO LIFE IN THE OUTSIDE WORLD.
Abstract: RESULTS OF THE STUDY REVEALED THAT THE MAJORITY OF RELEASED INMATES WILL HAVE LITTLE OR NO FINANCIAL RESOURCES ACCUMULATED IN THEIR PRISON TRUST FUNDS AND, THEREFORE, WILL ONLY HAVE $200 IN GATE MONEY WITH WHICH TO REENTER SOCIETY. TABLES ARE INCLUDED IN THE TEXT ILLUSTRATING A FREQUENCY DISTRIBUTION OF THE INMATES' MONETARY RESOURCES.
Index Term(s): Frequency distribution; Inmate compensation; Inmates; Texas
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