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DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS

 

DIVISION 72

ID CARDS (INMATE)

 

291-072-0005

Authority and Purpose

(1) Authority: The authority for this rule is granted to the Director of the Department of Corrections in accordance with ORS 179.040, 423.020, 423.030, and 423.075.

(2) Purpose: To establish an inmate identification card system for inmates incarcerated in Department of Corrections institutions/facilities and to establish procedures for the possession and use of the inmate identification cards.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 179.040, ORS 423.020, ORS 423.030 & ORS 423.075
Stats. Implemented: ORS 179.040, ORS 423.020, ORS 423.030 & ORS 423.075
Hist.: CD 16-1990(Temp), f. & cert. ef. 9-4-90; CD 6-1991, f. & cert. ef. 2-19-91

291-072-0010

Procedures

(1) A Department of Corrections inmate identification card will be issued to each inmate upon arrival at the Oregon Corrections Intake Center or the Oregon Women's Correctional Center.

(2) Once issued an identification card, an inmate will be required to display it on his/her person at all times via a method determined by the functional unit manager. Each functional unit manager may designate areas of the facilities or activities during which inmates may not be required to display their cards; such as, in the immediate vicinity of their assigned housing area, during a recreation activity, or while attending a work assignment where it may pose of safety hazard. Inmates will be required to maintain their identification cards on their person until the time or discharge or release from a Department of Corrections facility.

(3) The inmate's identification card will be a permanent identification card and will be retained by the inmate when transferred between Department of Corrections facilities.

(4) Any identification card deemed by supervising correctional staff as needing replacement for being incorrect shall be replaced at no cost to the inmate.

(5) Identification cards damaged, destroyed, altered or lost by an inmate shall be replaced at a cost of five dollars to the inmate.

(6) Any identification card may be deemed by supervising correctional staff as needing replacement because of the inmate's change in appearance. The $5 cost for replacing the card may be charged to the inmate.

(7) All cards replaced may be kept in the inmate's working file

(8) An inmate will be subject to disciplinary action for abusing an identification card or failure to surrender an identification card when directed to do so by an employee.

(9) An inmate identification card will be required for positive inmate identification in canteen purchases, check-out of library books, check-out of recreational equipment, visits, out-counts, receiving prescription medication or any other instance in which positive inmate identification is required.

(10) Upon discharge or release from a Department of Corrections facility, the identification card may be retained and placed in the inmate's file, or issued to the inmate.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 179.040, ORS 423.020, ORS 423.030 & ORS 423.075
Stats. Implemented: ORS 179.040, ORS 423.020, ORS 423.030 & ORS 423.075
Hist.: CD 16-1990(Temp), f. & cert. ef. 9-4-90; CD 6-1991, f. & cert. ef. 2-19-91; DOC 8-2001, f. & cert. ef. 3-21-01

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