12. INMATE MONEY ACCOUNT Unit Goal 12.1: The student will be able to summarize the process of maintaining inmate money accounts. 12.1.1 The student will be able to identify the method of receiving money into an inmate’s trust account.
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D. Record the amount of the deposit, type of deposit (check, money order, cash, etc.), date, depositor, name of the inmate, inmate identifier, and location of inmate. Give copy of receipt to inmate.
D. TCJS 291.3 – Inmate Commissary Plan: Each facility shall have and implement a written plan, approved by the commission, governing the availability and use of an inmate commissary, which allows for the purchase of hygiene items and sundries. The plan shall do the following:
a. LGC 351.0415 – Commissary Operations by Sheriff: (a) The sheriff of a county may operate, or contract with another person to operate, a commissary for the use of the prisoners committed to the county jail. The commissary must be operated in accordance with rules adopted by the Commission on Jail Standards.
(d) At least once each county fiscal year, or more often if the commissioners court desires, the auditor shall, without advance notice, fully examine the jail commissary accounts. The auditor shall verify the correctness of the accounts and report the findings of the examination to the commissioner’s court of the county at its next term beginning after the date the audit is completed.