Post-incarceration employment options (Department of Corrections)

Beryl Lipton filed this request with the Department of Corrections of Iowa.
Due Oct. 4, 2018
Est. Completion None
Status
Awaiting Response

Communications

From: Beryl Lipton


To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Iowa Open Records Law, I hereby request the following records:

• All policies related to the employment and payment of incarcerated persons under the jurisdiction of this agency.

• The most recent report regarding currently-employed incarcerated persons under the jurisdiction of this agency. Please include all available segregable information, including the type of employment, the wage at which the employment occurs, and any other applicable information. Please do not include any personally identifying information.

• All reports regarding post-incarceration employment for individuals formally under the jurisdiction of this agency.

If no such reports exist and if reports with equivalent information also do not exist, confirmation of the fact that no data at all exists on this subject will suffice.

Please feel free to call the MuckRock office for further clarification: 617-299-1832.

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 there are fees, 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 10 business days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Beryl Lipton

From: Department of Corrections

This request is being processed.
We will send the information to this address once it is compiled.
Thank you,
Cord

---------- Forwarded message ---------
From: Information, DOC <doc.information@iowa.gov>
Date: Thu, Oct 4, 2018 at 6:45 AM
Subject: Fwd: Iowa Open Records Law Request: Post-incarceration employment
options (Department of Corrections)
To: Cord Overton <cord.overton@iowa.gov>

Do these go to you or Michael?

D

---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: <requests@muckrock.com>
Date: Thu, Oct 4, 2018 at 4:04 AM
Subject: RE: Iowa Open Records Law Request: Post-incarceration employment
options (Department of Corrections)
To: doc.information@iowa.gov

Department of Corrections
ORA Office
East 12th and Des Moines Streets
Des Moines, IA 50319

October 4, 2018

This is a follow up to a previous request:

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Iowa Open Records Law request,
copied below, and originally submitted on Sept. 20, 2018. Please let me
know when I can expect to receive a response.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.

Filed via MuckRock.com
E-mail (Preferred): requests@muckrock.com
Upload documents directly:
https://www.muckrock.com/accounts/agency_login/department-corrections-3979/post-incarceration-employment-options-department-of-corrections-61473/?uuid-login=d0342e9d-ef88-4659-8321-c5064fdbe2f3&email=doc.information%40iowa.gov#agency-reply
Is this email coming to the wrong contact? Something else wrong? Use the
above link to let us know.

For mailed responses, please address (see note):
MuckRock News
DEPT MR 61473
411A Highland Ave
<https://maps.google.com/?q=411A+Highland+Ave+Somerville,+MA+02144&entry=gmail&source=g>
Somerville, MA 02144
<https://maps.google.com/?q=411A+Highland+Ave+Somerville,+MA+02144&entry=gmail&source=g>
-2516

PLEASE NOTE: This request was filed by a MuckRock staff reporter. Also note
that improperly addressed (i.e., with the requester's name rather than
"MuckRock News" and the department number) requests might be returned as
undeliverable.

---

On Sept. 20, 2018:

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Iowa Open Records Law, I hereby request the following
records:

• All policies related to the employment and payment of incarcerated
persons under the jurisdiction of this agency.

• The most recent report regarding currently-employed incarcerated persons
under the jurisdiction of this agency. Please include all available
segregable information, including the type of employment, the wage at which
the employment occurs, and any other applicable information. Please do not
include any personally identifying information.

• All reports regarding post-incarceration employment for individuals
formally under the jurisdiction of this agency.

If no such reports exist and if reports with equivalent information also do
not exist, confirmation of the fact that no data at all exists on this
subject will suffice.

Please feel free to call the MuckRock office for further clarification:
617-299-1832.

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 there are fees, 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 10 business
days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Beryl Lipton

Filed via MuckRock.com
E-mail (Preferred): requests@muckrock.com
Upload documents directly:
https://www.muckrock.com/accounts/agency_login/department-corrections-3979/post-incarceration-employment-options-department-of-corrections-61473/?uuid-login=d0342e9d-ef88-4659-8321-c5064fdbe2f3&email=doc.information%40iowa.gov#agency-reply
Is this email coming to the wrong contact? Something else wrong? Use the
above link to let us know.

For mailed responses, please address (see note):
MuckRock News
DEPT MR 61473
411A Highland Ave
<https://maps.google.com/?q=411A+Highland+Ave+Somerville,+MA+02144&entry=gmail&source=g>
Somerville, MA 02144
<https://maps.google.com/?q=411A+Highland+Ave+Somerville,+MA+02144&entry=gmail&source=g>
-2516

PLEASE NOTE: This request was filed by a MuckRock staff reporter. Also note
that improperly addressed (i.e., with the requester's name rather than
"MuckRock News" and the department number) requests might be returned as
undeliverable.
--
D. Billhorn
Iowa Department of Corrections
515.725.5710

--

Cord Overton | Communications Director

Iowa Department of Corrections

515.725.5707 | cord.overton@iowa.gov

https://doc.iowa.gov/

From: Department of Corrections

Dear 61467-19657020,
Our financial manager is still working with each institution to attempt to
collect the data that will answer the following question:
The most recent report regarding currently-employed incarcerated persons
under the jurisdiction of this agency. Please include all available
segregable information, including the type of employment, the wage at which
the employment occurs, and any other applicable information. Please do not
include any personally identifying information.

Once we have that information, we will send our response.
Thank you,

On Fri, Oct 19, 2018 at 4:02 AM <requests@muckrock.com>
wrote:

>
> Department of Corrections
> ORA Office
> East 12th and Des Moines Streets
> Des Moines, IA 50319
>
> October 19, 2018
>
> This is a follow up to a previous request:
>
> To Whom It May Concern:
>
> I wanted to follow up on the following Iowa Open Records Law request,
> copied below, and originally submitted on Sept. 20, 2018. Please let me
> know when I can expect to receive a response.
>
> Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.
>
> Filed via MuckRock.com
> E-mail (Preferred): requests@muckrock.com
> Upload documents directly:
> https://www.muckrock.com/accounts/agency_login/department-corrections-3979/post-incarceration-employment-options-department-of-corrections-61467/?email=cord.overton%40iowa.gov&uuid-login=39b89ed9-8b34-414c-a497-2cb87d7bf7cb#agency-reply
> Is this email coming to the wrong contact? Something else wrong? Use the
> above link to let us know.
>
> For mailed responses, please address (see note):
> MuckRock News
> DEPT MR 61467
> 411A Highland Ave
> Somerville, MA 02144-2516
>
> PLEASE NOTE: This request was filed by a MuckRock staff reporter. Also
> note that improperly addressed (i.e., with the requester's name rather than
> "MuckRock News" and the department number) requests might be returned as
> undeliverable.
>
> ---
>
> On Oct. 4, 2018:
> This request is being processed.
> We will send the information to this address once it is compiled.
> Thank you,
> Cord
>
> ---------- Forwarded message ---------
> From: Information, DOC <doc.information@iowa.gov>
> Date: Thu, Oct 4, 2018 at 6:45 AM
> Subject: Fwd: Iowa Open Records Law Request: Post-incarceration employment
> options (Department of Corrections)
> To: Cord Overton <cord.overton@iowa.gov>
>
> Do these go to you or Michael?
>
> D
>
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> From: <requests@muckrock.com>
> Date: Thu, Oct 4, 2018 at 4:04 AM
> Subject: RE: Iowa Open Records Law Request: Post-incarceration employment
> options (Department of Corrections)
> To: doc.information@iowa.gov
>
> Department of Corrections
> ORA Office
> East 12th and Des Moines Streets
> Des Moines, IA 50319
>
> October 4, 2018
>
> This is a follow up to a previous request:
>
> To Whom It May Concern:
>
> I wanted to follow up on the following Iowa Open Records Law request,
> copied below, and originally submitted on Sept. 20, 2018. Please let me
> know when I can expect to receive a response.
>
> Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.
>
> Filed via MuckRock.com
> E-mail (Preferred): requests@muckrock.com
> Upload documents directly:
>
> https://www.muckrock.com/accounts/agency_login/department-corrections-3979/post-incarceration-employment-options-department-of-corrections-61473/?uuid-login=d0342e9d-ef88-4659-8321-c5064fdbe2f3&email=doc.information%40iowa.gov#agency-reply
> Is this email coming to the wrong contact? Something else wrong? Use the
> above link to let us know.
>
> For mailed responses, please address (see note):
> MuckRock News
> DEPT MR 61473
> 411A Highland Ave
> <
> https://maps.google.com/?q=411A+Highland+Ave+Somerville,+MA+02144&entry=gmail&source=g
> >
> Somerville, MA 02144
> <
> https://maps.google.com/?q=411A+Highland+Ave+Somerville,+MA+02144&entry=gmail&source=g
> >
> -2516
>
> PLEASE NOTE: This request was filed by a MuckRock staff reporter. Also note
> that improperly addressed (i.e., with the requester's name rather than
> "MuckRock News" and the department number) requests might be returned as
> undeliverable.
>
> ---
>
> On Sept. 20, 2018:
>
> To Whom It May Concern:
>
> Pursuant to the Iowa Open Records Law, I hereby request the following
> records:
>
> • All policies related to the employment and payment of incarcerated
> persons under the jurisdiction of this agency.
>
> • The most recent report regarding currently-employed incarcerated persons
> under the jurisdiction of this agency. Please include all available
> segregable information, including the type of employment, the wage at which
> the employment occurs, and any other applicable information. Please do not
> include any personally identifying information.
>
> • All reports regarding post-incarceration employment for individuals
> formally under the jurisdiction of this agency.
>
> If no such reports exist and if reports with equivalent information also do
> not exist, confirmation of the fact that no data at all exists on this
> subject will suffice.
>
> Please feel free to call the MuckRock office for further clarification:
> 617-299-1832.
>
> 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 there are fees, 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 10 business
> days, as the statute requires.
>
> Sincerely,
>
> Beryl Lipton
>
> Filed via MuckRock.com
> E-mail (Preferred): requests@muckrock.com
> Upload documents directly:
>
> https://www.muckrock.com/accounts/agency_login/department-corrections-3979/post-incarceration-employment-options-department-of-corrections-61473/?uuid-login=d0342e9d-ef88-4659-8321-c5064fdbe2f3&email=doc.information%40iowa.gov#agency-reply
> Is this email coming to the wrong contact? Something else wrong? Use the
> above link to let us know.
>
> For mailed responses, please address (see note):
> MuckRock News
> DEPT MR 61473
> 411A Highland Ave
> <
> https://maps.google.com/?q=411A+Highland+Ave+Somerville,+MA+02144&entry=gmail&source=g
> >
> Somerville, MA 02144
> <
> https://maps.google.com/?q=411A+Highland+Ave+Somerville,+MA+02144&entry=gmail&source=g
> >
> -2516
>
> PLEASE NOTE: This request was filed by a MuckRock staff reporter. Also note
> that improperly addressed (i.e., with the requester's name rather than
> "MuckRock News" and the department number) requests might be returned as
> undeliverable.
> --
> D. Billhorn
> Iowa Department of Corrections
> 515.725.5710
>
> --
>
> Cord Overton | Communications Director
>
> Iowa Department of Corrections
>
> 515.725.5707 | cord.overton@iowa.gov
>
> https://doc.iowa.gov/
> ---
>
> On Sept. 20, 2018:
>
> To Whom It May Concern:
>
> Pursuant to the Iowa Open Records Law, I hereby request the following
> records:
>
> • All policies related to the employment and payment of incarcerated
> persons under the jurisdiction of this agency.
>
> • The most recent report regarding currently-employed incarcerated persons
> under the jurisdiction of this agency. Please include all available
> segregable information, including the type of employment, the wage at which
> the employment occurs, and any other applicable information. Please do not
> include any personally identifying information.
>
> • All reports regarding post-incarceration employment for individuals
> formally under the jurisdiction of this agency.
>
> If no such reports exist and if reports with equivalent information also
> do not exist, confirmation of the fact that no data at all exists on this
> subject will suffice.
>
> Please feel free to call the MuckRock office for further clarification:
> 617-299-1832.
>
> 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 there are fees, 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 10 business
> days, as the statute requires.
>
> Sincerely,
>
> Beryl Lipton
>
> Filed via MuckRock.com
> E-mail (Preferred): requests@muckrock.com
> Upload documents directly:
> https://www.muckrock.com/accounts/agency_login/department-corrections-3979/post-incarceration-employment-options-department-of-corrections-61467/?email=cord.overton%40iowa.gov&uuid-login=39b89ed9-8b34-414c-a497-2cb87d7bf7cb#agency-reply
> Is this email coming to the wrong contact? Something else wrong? Use the
> above link to let us know.
>
> For mailed responses, please address (see note):
> MuckRock News
> DEPT MR 61467
> 411A Highland Ave
> Somerville, MA 02144-2516
>
> PLEASE NOTE: This request was filed by a MuckRock staff reporter. Also
> note that improperly addressed (i.e., with the requester's name rather than
> "MuckRock News" and the department number) requests might be returned as
> undeliverable.
>
>
--

Cord Overton | Communications Director

Iowa Department of Corrections

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