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Crimes (Administration of Sentences) Regulation 2008
Repealed version for 11 April 2014 to 31 August 2014 (accessed 10 April 2020 at 10:25)
Chapter 2 Part 2.7 Clause 162
162   Inmates to check personal property and records
(1)  Before an inmate is released from a correctional centre, the general manager must cause the inmate to be given an opportunity to inspect, in the presence of a correctional officer:
(a)  such of the inmate’s personal property as is in the general manager’s custody, and
(b)  such official correctional centre records as relate to money belonging to the inmate.
(2)  The inmate may lodge a written complaint with the correctional officer as to:
(a)  the condition of, or any deficiency in, the property, or
(b)  any mistake in the records.
(3)  A correctional officer who receives such a complaint must immediately refer it to the general manager.
(4)  The general manager must cause the complaint to be investigated, and must cause the result of the investigation to be reported to the inmate at the inmate’s pre-release interview.
(5)  If it is brought to the attention of the general manager:
(a)  that the result of any such investigation is not to the satisfaction of the inmate, or
(b)  that any such investigation has not been completed before the release of the inmate,
the general manager must, without delay, notify the Commissioner of the complaint and the result of the investigation, or the fact that the investigation has not been completed.
(6)  An inmate must sign a receipt for any personal property or money delivered to the inmate immediately before release from a correctional centre.