TITLE

Shaving Jail Payments

AUTHOR(S)
Albanese, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;9/30/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31730, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the audit of the U.S. Department of Corrections was able to cut of its payments to county jails in the fiscal 2003. Amount of local lockups paid by the state of Arkansas; Identification of a bookkeeping error from the over-billing; Efforts of the county jailers in solving the overcrowding problems in jail.
ACCESSION #
10983702

 

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