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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 6. Criminal Justice and Corrections
Agency 15. Department of Corrections
Chapter 40. Minimum Standards for Jails and Lockups
4/8/2020

6VAC15-40-710. Admitting Individuals into Jail.

Part V
Jail Operations

Written policy, procedure and practice for admitting individuals into the jail shall address the following:

1. Verification of commitment;

2. Complete search of the individual and his possessions;

3. Disposition of clothing and personal possessions;

4. Interview for obtaining identifying data;

5. Photograph; and

6. Telephone calls.

Statutory Authority

§§ 53.1-5, 53.1-68, 53.1-131 and 53.1-133.01 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR230-30-001 § 5.1, eff. April 1, 1987; amended, Volume 04, Issue 09, eff. April 1, 1988; Volume 07, Issue 12, eff. May 1, 1991; Volume 09, Issue 12, eff. May 1, 1993; Volume 11, Issue 21, eff. August 10, 1995.

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