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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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8/13/13  1:00 pm
Commenter: Ruth Dale

Protect Pregnant Inmates and Their Unborn Children
 

I support regulations to limit restraints on pregnant women in prisoners before, during, and after childbirth.  They are humane  rules that will help to ensure that the children are born properly and without any problems that could endanger or damage the children's lives and health.

CommentID: 28859