Department of Justice February 29, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Use of Chemical Agents or Other Less-Than-Lethal Force in Immediate Use of Force Situations
Document Number: 2016-04069
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2016-02-29
Agency: Department of Justice, Bureau of Prisons
In this document, the Bureau of Prisons (Bureau) proposes to amend its regulation on the use of chemical agents or other less-than- lethal force to provide that such use is authorized for staff in immediate use of force (emergency) situations.