Private Prison Contracts

Ben Hudson filed this request with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice of Texas.


From: Ben Hudson

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Texas Public Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

Any contracts entered into with any private, third-party prison or jail operators. Please begin the search as of 1/1/2016.

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.


Ben Hudson

From: OGC Open Records

Mr. Hudson,

Please see the attached letter containing the information that is responsive to your below listed request. At this time the TDCJ considers your request closed.

Amy Lee
Legal Assistant II

The information contained in this email and any attachments is intended for the exclusive use of the addressee(s) and may contain confidential, privileged, or proprietary information. Any other use of these materials is strictly prohibited. This email shall not be forwarded outside the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, Office of the General Counsel, without the permission of the original sender. If you have received this material in error, please notify me immediately by telephone and destroy all electronic, paper, or other versions.

From: Ben Hudson


Thank you very much, I'll reach out if I have any follow-up questions.