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  • PART I ADMINISTRATION OF THE GOVERNMENT
  • TITLE XVIII PRISONS, IMPRISONMENT, PAROLES AND PARDONS
  • CHAPTER 125 CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTIONS OF THE COMMONWEALTH

Section 1 - Definitions

Section 2 - Superintendents and deputies of correctional institutions; appointment; bond

Section 3 - Officers and employees of institutions; appointment; duties of correction officer or correctional program officer

Section 4 - Certification of persons eligible for appointment

Section 5 - Vacancy in office of superintendent; acting superintendent; bond; compensation

Section 6 - Treasurers; appointment; bond; duties

Section 7 - Suggestions for alterations in commissioner’s rules

Section 8 - Uniforms

Section 9 - Training academy for officers; appointment of trainees; provisional and permanent appointment as officers; probationary period; tenure and benefits; restriction

Section 10 - Oaths of officers; administration

Section 11 - Maintenance of correctional institutions; expenses in maintaining United States prisoners

Section 12 - Holding prisoners in accordance with sentences or orders of courts; personal property; receipt

Section 13 - Officers of correctional institutions

Section 14 - Superintendent; powers and duties

Section 15 - Superintendent and deputies; residences

Section 16 - Female prisoners; commitment to designated facilities; alcohol treatment facility; separate awaiting trial unit

Section 17 - Burial of female prisoners

Section 18 - Bridgewater state hospital; medical director

Section 19 - Massachusetts Correctional Institution, Bridgewater; commitment; alcoholism

Section 20 - Contracts on account of correctional institutions; suits; referees

Section 21 - Bills for supplies and services