CHAPTER 190

FORFEITURE OF GRANTED TIME IN CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTIONS

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 65, TITLE 11, DELAWARE CODE, ENTITLED "PRISONS AND PRISONERS" IN RESPECT TO FORFEITURE OF GRANTED TIME.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:

Section 1. § 6567, Title 11, Delaware Code, is amended to read as follows:

§ 6567. Forfeiture of granted time; restoration

For every violation of the rules and discipline, or for want to diligence and fidelity in the performance of work, the Warden or Superintendent may, with the approval of the Director, deduct a portion or all of a prisoner's previously allowed time, but the Director may subsequently restore any such deductions if the conduct of the prisoner so warrants.

Approved June 28, 1957.