Brian Goldstein Published: September 24, 2020 California’s Board of State and Community Corrections (BSCC) is creating new important statewide rules for county jails. The Adult Titles 15 and 24 Regulations cowl a variety of areas for the way counties ought to function and design these jails. A couple of related areas embody:
Education and recreation
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We urgently want to strengthen these rules, given the hazard to these confined in jails. Recent information reviews have highlighted “a deadly crisis” inside California’s jails, together with:
The BSCC has created an government steering committee (ESC) to oversee this revisions course of. This ESC has subsequently developed a collection of subject material workgroups (see Table 1). These workgroups will meet over the coming months to talk about these rules and suggest any updates to the ESC. Eventually the ESC will go alongside these revisions to the BSCC’s 13-person oversight board for approval.
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Table 1. Titles 15 and 24 Subject Matter Workgroups
Source: Board of State and Community Corrections (BSCC). 2020. Adult Titles 15 and 24 Regulations Revision. At: http://www.bscc.ca.gov/adult-titles-15-and-24-regulations-revision/.
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