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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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8/25/13  10:34 pm
Commenter: Carolyn Moore

Protect Pregnant Women and their Children

Please support common sense legislation that would require the removal of restraints on pregnant inmates before, during and after child birth. These restraints are potentially harmful to mother and child. 

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