Department of Corrections and Community Supervision

Rules & Regulations

Residential Treatment Facility Designation 7 NYCRR, Parts 100.20, 100.100, and 100.109

Date filed with the Department of State (DOS): 2017-02-17

DOS #: CCS-51-16-00005-A

Date adopted: 2017-03-08

Description:To designate additional correctional facilities, or parts thereof, to serve as residential treatment facilities.

TEXT OF RULE:

STATE OF NEW YORK
DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS AND COMMUNITY SUPERVISION
ALBANY, NEW YORK

Pursuant to the authority vested in me as Acting Commissioner of the Department of Corrections and Community Supervision under Correction Law sections 70 and 112, I hereby promulgate the following amendments to Title VII, Chapter III, Part 100 of the Official Compilation of Codes, Rules and Regulations.

Subdivision (c) of section 100.20 of Part 100 of this Chapter is hereby amended to read as follows:
(c) Green Haven Correctional Facility shall be classified as a maximum security correctional facility, to be used for the following functions:
(1) general confinement facility for males 21 years of age or older; provided, however, that males between the ages of 16 and 21 may be placed therein for general confinement purposes in accordance with Part 110 of this Chapter; [and]
(2) detention center for males 16 years of age or older[.]; and
(3) residential treatment facility.

Subdivision (d) of section 100.100 of Part 100 of this Chapter is hereby amended to read as follows:
(d) There shall be on the grounds of the institution a maximum security compound to enclose the Walsh Regional Medical Unit. Such regional medical unit shall also function as a residential treatment facility.

Subdivision (c) of section 100.109 of Part 100 of this Chapter is hereby amended to read as follows:
(c) Wende Correctional Facility shall be classified as a maximum security facility, to be used for the following functions:
(1) general confinement facility; [and]
(2) detention center[.];and
(3) residential treatment facility in that portion of the facility functioning as the regional medical unit.

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