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Title: JAIL STANDARDS - MINIMUM STANDARDS FOR LOCAL CRIMINAL DETENTION FACILITIES AS PROPOSED BY THE NEBRASKA BAR ASSOCIATION COMMITTEE ON CORRECTIONAL LAW AND PRACTICE
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Nebraska State Bar Assoc
Cmssn on Correctional Law and Practice
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 327
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Nebraska State Bar Assoc
Lincoln, NE 68508
University of Illinois
Urbana, IL 61801
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 76-ED-99-0011
Contract Number: J-LEAA-46-24-05-305
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: STANDARDS FOR ADOPTION BY THE NEBRASKA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONAL SERVICES ARE REPORTED THAT DEAL WITH LOCAL CRIMINAL DETENTION FACILITIES AND JAILS.
Abstract: THE STANDARDS, FORMULATED BY THE NEBRASKA STATE BAR ASSOCIATION'S COMMITTEE ON CORRECTIONAL LAW AND PRACTICE, ARE ORGANIZED ACCORDING TO 14 REGULATION CATEGORIES: GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS, APPLICATION OF STANDARDS (TYPES OF FACILITIES AND EMERGENCY SUSPENSIONS OF REGULATIONS), FACILITY PLANNING, FACILITY DESIGN, PERSONNEL (EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND NUMBER OF PERSONNEL), RECORDS AND STATISTICS, PUBLIC INFORMATION, CLASSIFICATION, INMATE SERVICES, PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES (MAIL, VISITING, TELEPHONE PRIVILEGES, ACCESS TO MEDIA, ACCESS TO LEGAL COUNSEL AND THE COURTS, ACCESS TO LEGAL MATERIALS, FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION WITHIN A FACILITY, FREEDOM OF RELIGION, EXERCISE AND RECREATION, GENERAL LIBRARY SERVICES, INMATE COMMISSARIES, AND LOCKS AND LIGHTS), DISCIPLINE, HEALTH SERVICES (RIGHT TO MEDICAL SERVICES, PHYSICAL EXAMINATIONS, EMERGENCY CARE, DAILY SICK CALL, DENTAL SERVICES, AND MEDICATIONS), FOOD PREPARATION, AND HYGIENE. THE JAIL SURVEY QUESTIONNAIRE EMPLOYED IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF STANDARDS AND A SURVEY COMMENTARY ARE INCLUDED, ALONG WITH A BIBLIOGRAPHY. (DEP)
Index Term(s): Correctional institutions (adult); Correctional institutions (juvenile); Jails; Nebraska; Regulations; Standards; State correctional facilities
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