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§ 1375. Correspondence.


Barclays Official California Code of Regulations Currentness
Title 15. Crime Prevention and Corrections
Division 1. Board of State and Community Corrections
Chapter 1. Board of State and Community Corrections
Subchapter 5. Minimum Standards for Juvenile Facilities
Article 6. Programs and Activities
15 CCR § 1375
§ 1375. Correspondence.
The facility administrator shall develop and implement written policies and procedures for correspondence which provide that:
(a) there is no limitation on the volume of mail that youth may send or receive;
(b) youth may send two letters per week postage free;
(c) youth may correspond confidentially with state and federal courts, any member of the State Bar or holder of public office, and the Board; however, authorized facility staff may open and inspect such mail only to search for contraband and in the presence of the youth; and,
(d) incoming and outgoing mail, other than that described in (c), may be read by staff only when there is reasonable cause to believe facility safety and security, public safety, or youth safety is jeopardized.
Note: Authority cited: Sections 210 and 885, Welfare and Institutions Code. Reference: Section 209, Welfare and Institutions Code.
1. New section filed 3-6-97; operative 4-5-97 (Register 97, No. 10).
2. Amendment of section filed 6-18-2007 for agency name change pursuant to Penal Code section 6024; operative 7-18-2007 (Register 2007, No. 25).
3. Amendment of section and Note filed 12-2-2013; operative 4-1-2014 (Register 2013, No. 49).
This database is current through 7/22/22 Register 2022, No. 29
15 CCR § 1375, 15 CA ADC § 1375
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