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Senate Bill 0373

Senate Bill 0373

ARCHIVE (2001)

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DIGEST OF SB 373 (Updated April 12, 2001 11:35 AM - DI 51)

Department of correction. Describes the duties of the board of correction. Creates the department of correction ombudsman bureau in the department of administration. Provides that the department of administration shall determine salaries and other personnel matters of the department of correction ombudsman bureau. Establishes the bureau for persons who allege that their health or safety has been endangered by the department of correction, or that the department of correction has violated a law, rule, or written policy. Prohibits the ombudsman from investigating complaints related to labor relations. Provides that the ombudsman and a person who provides records to the ombudsman are immune from civil liability. Makes certain actions that impede the ombudsman's investigation a Class B misdemeanor. Voids bylaws adopted by the board of correction before October 1, 1980.
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