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2911.5300 SEARCHES, SHAKEDOWNS, AND CONTRABAND CONTROL.

Subpart 1.

Contraband control.

A facility shall have a written policy and procedure that provides for searches of facilities, inmates, and inmate property to control contraband and provide for its disposition.

Subp. 2.

Body searches.

A facility shall have a written policy and procedure that provides for pat, strip, and body cavity searches in accordance with law.

Subp. 3.

Facility access.

A facility shall have a written policy and procedure that must specify the circumstances under which persons and personal property may be searched.

Persons who seek to enter the security perimeter of the facility shall not be permitted admission if they refuse to submit to a requested search.

Subp. 4.

Daily inspections.

A facility shall be inspected at least daily for contraband, evidence of breaches in security, and inoperable security equipment, and shall document the inspection.

Subp. 5.

Delivery inspection.

Materials delivered to or transported from the facility's security perimeter shall be inspected for contraband prior to distribution.

Statutory Authority:

MS s 241.021

History:

23 SR 1834; 38 SR 523

Published Electronically:

December 20, 2013