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State Board of Local and Regional Jails
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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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8/12/13  4:41 pm
Commenter: Nancy Harris

Restraints during childbirth
 

Please provide compassionate care of women inmates during childbirth.  Limit restraints to those absolutely

necessary.

CommentID: 28771