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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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7/30/13  6:15 am
Commenter: anne barriault, independent writer-editor

new regulations regarding limiting restraints of pregnant female prisoners

I support the compassionate and commonsense efforts to limit, if not overrule, the use of restraints for female prisoners during childbirth. Thank you.

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