Prisons Bureau November 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Civil Commitment of a Sexually Dangerous Person
Document Number: E8-27723
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-11-20
Agency: Department of Justice, Bureau of Prisons, Prisons Bureau
In this document, the Bureau of Prisons (Bureau) finalizes its proposed rule providing definitions and standards relating to the certification of persons as sexually dangerous for the purpose of civil commitment, as authorized by the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006 (Pub. L. 109-248) (Walsh Act), enacted July 27, 2006, which amended title 18 of the United States Code, Chapter 313.