Procedures and policies related to the handling of inmate grievances (Department of Corrections)

Beryl Lipton filed this request with the Department of Corrections of Nevada.
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From: Beryl Lipton

To Whom It May Concern:

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

All procedures and policies related to the handling of inmate grievances.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at MuckRock.com, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

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 5 business days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Beryl Lipton

From: Info

Your e-mail has been forwarded to the Public Information Officer for response
pio@doc.nv.gov

>>> <requests@muckrock.com> 9/19/2014 10:13 AM >>>

September 19, 2014
Department of Corrections
ATTN: Family & Community Services
Nevada Department of Corrections
P.O. Box 7011
Carson City, Nevada 89702

To Whom It May Concern:

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

All procedures and policies related to the handling of inmate grievances.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at MuckRock.com, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

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 5 business days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Beryl Lipton

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From: pio mis

Good Afternoon,

The Nevada Department of Corrections has received the email you sent on September 19, 2014, at 10:13 a.m. in which you requested "All procedures and policies related to the handling of inmate grievances."

The records you requested and which the Department feels is responsive to your request, can be found in the Department's Administrative Regulation 740, Inmate Grievance Procedure, at this link:

http://www.doc.nv.gov/?q=node/172




Public Information Officer
Nevada Department of Corrections

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From: Beryl Lipton

Hello!

Thank you for your message!

Have a lovely afternoon,
Beryl

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