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Department of Corrections
Guidance Document Information
Title Furlough, Work, Educational & Rehabilitative Releases from Local Correctional Facilities
Document ID BOC Policy 30-2
Summary The Board shall prescribe rules & regulations to govern local correctional facilities furlough, work, education or rehabilitative programs. The director of any work release program authorized by Section 53.1 131 may, subject to regulations prescribed by the Board, permit the offender a furlough for the purpose of visiting home or family. A furlough shall be for a period to be prescribed by the director, not to exceed three days. The Board of Local and Regional Jails will monitor local compliance with these rules & regulations through DOC minimum standards compliance audits by the Compliance and Accreditation Unit and ongoing inspections by the Local Facilities Unit.
Effective Date 6/1/2013
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Explanation or Citations §53.1 5, Powers and Duties of Board §53.1 131, Provision for release of prisoner from confinement for employment, educational or other rehabilitative programs; escape; penalty; disposition of earnings. §53.1 132, Furloughs from Local Work Release Programs; Penalty for Violations

This document applies to the following chapters
[6 VAC 15-40] Minimum Standards for Jails and Lockups

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