Department of Corrections and Community Supervision

Rules & Regulations

Bedford Hills Correctional Facility (Section 100.80 of 7 NYCRR)

Date filed with the Department of State (DOS): 3/20/2008

DOS #: COR 15-08-00001

Date adopted: 6/18/2008

Description: To remove the reference to the Unit for Condemned Persons from the regulation in accordance with recent litigation.


The Department of Correctional Services seeks to repeal section 100.80(c)(5) of 7NYCRR and to amend sections 100.80(c)(3) and 100.80(c)(4) as follows:

(c) Bedford Hills Correctional Facility shall be classified as a maximum security correctional facility, to be used for the following functions:

(1) general confinement facility;

(2) reception center for all females committed to the custody of the department, by any court in this State, under indeterminate or determinate sentence.

(3) detention center; and

(4) diagnostic and treatment center[; and].

Changes in the proposed text are indicated by underlining new text and [bracketing] text to be deleted. Rules that are new are presented as regular text without underlining or brackets. New and/or repealed rules are noted in the description heading at the top of the document.

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