Chapter 70.48 RCW

CITY AND COUNTY JAILS ACT

Sections
Definitions.
Standards for operationAdoption by units of local government.
Interlocal contracts for jail servicesNeighboring statesResponsibility for operation of jailCity or county departments of corrections authorized.
Regional jails.
Jail register, open to the publicRecords confidentialException.
Emergency or necessary medical and health care for confined personsReimbursement proceduresConditionsLimitations.
Confinement pursuant to authority of the United States.
Post-approval limitation on funding.
Short title.
Authority to locate and operate jail facilitiesCounties.
Authority to locate and operate jail facilitiesCities and towns.
Farms, camps, work release programs, and special detention facilities.
Booking patients of state hospitals.
Confinement may be wherever jail services are contractedDefendant contact with defense counsel.
Transportation and temporary confinement of prisoners.
Transfer of felons from jail to state institutionTime limit.
Transfer of persons with developmental disabilities or traumatic brain injuries from jail to department of corrections facility.
Special detention facilitiesFees for cost of housing.
Fee payable by person being booked.
Sentences to be served in state institutionsWhenSentences that may be served in jailFinancial responsibility of city or county.
Financial responsibility for convicted felons.
Financial responsibility for persons detained on parole hold.
Financial responsibility for work release inmates detained in jail.
Office of financial management to establish reimbursement rate for cities and countiesRate until June 30, 1985Reestablishment of rates.
Local jail reporting formInformation to be provided by city or county requesting payment for prisoners from state.
Contracts for incarceration services for prisoners not covered by RCW 70.48.400 through 70.48.450.
Sex, kidnapping offendersNotices to offenders, law enforcement officials.
Release of offender or defendant subject to a discharge reviewRequired notifications.
Communicable disease prevention guidelines.
Delivery and administration of medications and medication assistance by nonpractitioner jail personnelConditions.
Use of restraints on pregnant women or youth in custodyAllowed in extraordinary circumstances.
Use of restraints on pregnant women or youth in custodyProvision of information to staff, women, or youth of childbearing age in custody.
Use of restraints on pregnant women or youth in custodyLimited immunity from liability.
Use of restraints on pregnant women or youth in custodyInformational packet.
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