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Title: Model Correctional Rules and Regulations - Administrative Segregation, Correspondence, Disciplinary Procedures, Grooming and Attire, Search and Seizure, Use of Force, Visitation
Author(s): W C Collins; D A Rapoport
Date Published: 1979
Page Count: 54
Sponsoring Agency: American Correctional Assoc
Alexandria, VA 22314
National Institute of Corrections
Washington, DC 20534
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Grant Number: AL-1
Sale Source: American Correctional Assoc
206 N. Washington St., Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314
United States of America

National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: The model correctional rules and regulations contained in this booklet provide corrections officials with timely constitutional procedures to ensure institutional security without inviting legal attack.
Abstract: They cover administrative segregation, inmate correspondence, disciplinary procedures, inmate grooming and attire, search and seizure practices, the use of force, and visitation rights and privileges. Commentary sections follow the guidelines and focus on the rationale for and important factors considered in the rules. The commentaries also support the regulations with case law, correctional standards, State statutes, individual State practices, or other authority.
Index Term(s): Correctional institutions (adult); Inmate discipline; Inmate segregation; Inmate visits; Lawful use of force; Prisoner's rights; Regulations; Search and seizure
Note: Revised edition. ACA Correctional Law Project.
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