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NCJ Number: 82091 Find in a Library
Title: Maryland Commission on Correctional Standards - Annual Report, July 1, 1980 to June 30, 1981
Corporate Author: Maryland Dept of Public Safety and Correctional Services
United States of America
Date Published: 1981
Page Count: 21
Sponsoring Agency: Maryland Dept of Public Safety and Correctional Services
Towson, MD 21286
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: The history, responsibilities, and membership of the Maryland Commission on Correctional Standards are presented in this 1981 annual report.
Abstract: The commission was created by the passage of Senate Bill 791 by the 1980 Maryland General Assembly. The commission has the authority to develop and enforce standards for Maryland's prisons, jails, and community corrections centers. The report notes the salient provisions of the Standards Act, lists the commission's meetings, and presents brief biographies of commission members. A statement of purpose and initial objectives, the commission's budget, and jail statistics are included.
Index Term(s): Commission reports; Jail statistics; Maryland; Standards
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