Department of Corrections Death Penalty Procedures (Department of Correction)

Emily Hopkins filed this request with the Department of Correction of Idaho .
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From: Emily Hopkins

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Idaho Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

Policies, procedures and/or training documents pertaining to the execution of death row inmates.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 3 business days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Emily Hopkins

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This is an automated response to verify your "Public Records Request" has been received. To be considered a valid request your e-mail must include:
Requestor's full name
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No requests will be processed without this information.

The records custodian will review each request and determine if the documents requested are available and not exempt from disclosure. Record requests shall be submitted for existing records, not research projects.

Fees are as follows:
· $9.25 if the record must be retrieved from state storage
· Postage (if not prepaid)
· Cost of labor of person gathering the documents if more than 2 hours is required, OR -
· The request is for more than one hundred (100) pages of paper records; or the request includes records from which exempt information must be redacted regardless of time.
· Copies in excess of 100 pages cost $ .10 per page.
· When available, electronic copies will be provided.

Pre-payment may be required.

The Board of Correction has created a policy
http://www.idoc.idaho.gov/policy/int108.pdf to standardize public records request procedures.

From: Jeffrey (Jeff) Ray

Hi Emily:

All Idaho Department of Correction policies and procedures related to executions can be accessed using the policy search function on the department's website.

http://www.idoc.idaho.gov/content/about_us/policies_and_forms

To be more specific, you will find execution procedures here:

http://www.idoc.idaho.gov/content/policy/708

Here:

http://www.idoc.idaho.gov/content/policy/797

And here:

http://www.idoc.idaho.gov/content/policy/509

IDOC's notice of action form is attached.

Jeff Ray
Public Information Officer
Idaho Department of Correction
208-658-2141
jeray@idoc.idaho.gov (preferred)

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August 4, 2015
Department of CorrectionEmi1299 N. Orchard St., Suite 110
Boise, ID 83706
To Whom It May Concern:
Pursuant to the Idaho Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:
Policies, procedures and/or training documents pertaining to the execution of death row inmates.
The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.
In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.
Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 3 business days, as the statute requires.
Sincerely,
Emily Hopkins
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From: Emily Hopkins

Thank you Jeff!

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