§ 950-1-13-.19. Mail, Visiting, And Telephone
(1) The short-term detention facility maintains rules governing correspondence, use of telephone, and allowance for visiting at the Facility. These rules are made available to all staff and juveniles. They are reviewed annually and updated as needed.
(2) When the juvenile bears the mailing cost, there is no limit on the volume of letters he/she can send.
(3) Written Policy, Procedure, and practice specify that juveniles are permitted to send sealed letters to a specified class of persons and organizations including but not limited to: Courts, Counsel, Officials, or the Confining Authority, and members of the Releasing Authority.(New Rule: Filed December 17, 2004; effective January 21, 2005. Amended by Alabama Administrative Monthly Volume XXXVII, Issue No. 02, November 30, 2018, eff. December 21, 2018.)
Author: Alabama Department of Youth Services, Office of Licensing and Standards
Statutory Authority: Code of Ala. 1975, §§ 44-1-27(a)(b), 44-1-24(4)(6), 38-13-4.
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