Agencies | Governor
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
Previous Comment     Next Comment     Back to List of Comments
9/23/13  5:43 pm
Commenter: Ronald L. Bailey JR

Protect Mothers and Children

I would urge the Commonwealth to review and discard any and all policy that would endanger the lives of women who give birth while incarcerated. It's asinine that we are even having this discussion in 2013. 

CommentID: 29059