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NCJ Number: 64944 Find in a Library
Title: VIRGINIA STATE BOARD OF CORRECTIONS, 1967-1977
Author(s): S ORCHOWSKY
Corporate Author: Virginia Dept of Corrections
Bureau of Research, Reporting and Evaluation
United States of America
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 39
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Virginia Dept of Corrections
Richmond, VA 23261
Publication Number: REPORT NO 7731
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: THIS REPORT DOCUMENTS RULES, REGULATIONS, STANDARDS, AND POLICIES APPLICABLE TO ADULT SERVICES, JAILS, AND YOUTH OR JUVENILE SERVICES AS SET BY THE VIRGINIA BOARD OF CORRECTIONS FROM 1967-1977.
Abstract: INFORMATION IDENTIFYING BOARD ACTIVITIES WAS DERIVED FROM THE MINUTES OF THE MONTHLY BOARD MEETINGS WHICH TOOK PLACE OVER THE 10-YEAR PERIOD. SECTIONS OF THE CODE OF VIRGINIA ARE CITED AND BRIEFLY SUMMARIZED, FOLLOWED BY THE RULE, POLICY, OR ACTIVITY WHICH WAS AUTHORIZED BY THE SECTION AND THE DATE OF THE BOARD MEETING AT WHICH THE ACTION WAS TAKEN. SECTIONS OF THE CODE UNDER WHICH ACTION WAS TAKEN REFER TO SENTENCE REDUCTIONS FOR ADULT PRISONERS, INMATE PAY INCENTIVE PLANS, WORK RELEASE, MEDICAL RESEARCH, MINIMUM STANDARDS FOR JAILS, SALARIES AND STANDARDS FOR PERSONNEL OF FACILITIES FOR DELINQUENT YOUTH, THE OPERATION OF CONSOLIDATED JAILS OR JAIL FARMS, AND OTHERS. THE NAMES, OFFICES, AND DATES SERVED OF THE 28 INDIVIDUALS WHO WERE MEMBERS OF THE BOARD BETWEEN 1967 AND 1977 ARE APPENDED, ALONG WITH THE RULES AND STANDARDS APPROVED BY THE BOARD, THE DATE APPROVED, THE CORRESPONDING SECTION OF THE CODE, AND THE PAGE NUMBER WHERE SUCH RULES CAN BE FOUND IN THE REPORT. FOOTNOTES ARE INCLUDED. (WJR)
Index Term(s): Correctional institutions (adult); Correctional institutions (juvenile); Correctional reform; Jails; Laws and Statutes; Standards; Virginia
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