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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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8/7/13  3:36 pm
Commenter: Carol Jennings

Restraints on pregnant inmates

I ask that you not use restraints on pregnant inmates.  They need to be able to give birth without the use of restraints.

Thank you.

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