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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Corrections
State Board of Local and Regional Jails
Minimum Standards for Jails and Lockups [6 VAC 15 ‑ 40]
Action Amend Minimum Standards for Jails and Lockups to add requirements on restraint of pregnant offenders
Stage Proposed
Comment Period Ends 9/27/2013
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7/29/13  1:48 pm
Commenter: Marylou Bergeron

Limit the Restraints

Childbirth is difficlut enough without being shackled.  Let's show some humanity.  Please vote to limit the restraints on women in labor.

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