Department of Corrections and Community Supervision

Rules & Regulations

Inmate Grievance Program (Section 701.3 (e)(2) of 7 NYCRR)

Date filed with the Department of State (DOS): 10/17/2011

DOS #:CCS-44-11-00013

Date adopted:1/25/2012

Description:To include an individual decision or disposition of the Commissioner, or his designee, on a foreign national prisoner application for international transfer is not grievable through the Inmate Grievance Program.

TEXT OF RULE

The Department of Corrections and Community Supervision amends section 701.3(e)(2) of 7 NYCRR as follows:

(e) Non-grievable issues.
(1) An individual decision or disposition of any current or subsequent program or procedure having a written appeal mechanism which extends review to outside the facility shall be considered non-grievable.
(2) An individual decision or disposition of the temporary release committee, time allowance committee, family reunion program or media review committee is not grievable. Likewise, an individual decision or disposition resulting from a disciplinary proceeding, inmate property claim (of any amount), central monitoring case review or records review (freedom of information request, expunction) is not grievable. In addition, an individual decision or disposition of the Commissioner, or his designee, on a foreign national prisoner application for international transfer is not grievable.

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