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Notice of hearings and proposed regulations

This page contains a notice of hearings and proposed regulations for the Department of Correction.

Notice of Public Hearing

July 22, 2021


Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to M.G.L. c. 30A, §2, the Department of Correction will hold a virtual public hearing on proposed amendments to the following regulations:

103 CMR 900-979: County Correctional Facilities

The public hearing on these regulations will be held virtually at 10:00 am on Friday, August 13, 2021.

Zoom call in and video access information:
Meeting ID 891 9437 6894
Passcode 270770
Dial in Telephone number: 1-646-558-8656

Speakers are requested to provide a written copy of their planned testimony and all interested parties are encouraged to submit written comments electronically. Registration is not required however, you may pre-register to speak during the hearing by sending an email request to Comments relating to 103 CMR 900 series should be submitted
to Kathleen Richard, Program Coordinator, Department of Correction, 70 Franklin Street, Suite 600, Boston, MA 02110 or Please reference 103 CMR 900 in the subject line. All written or oral comments submitted to the Department may be posted on the Department's website and released in response to a request for public records. All written 
testimony and comments must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on August 20, 2021 in order to be taken under advisement.

Copies of the proposed regulations may be viewed on the Department's website, (Scroll to the bottom of the page, and select “Public Records for the Department of Correction”) or obtained from the Department’s Regulations Coordinator at 617-727-3300, ext. 1141.

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