Gang-Related Legislation by Subject
(Laws Updated Through December 2017)

Correctional Facilities

States for this subject:
California
Colorado
Delaware
Florida
Illinois
Kansas
Louisiana
Maryland
Mississippi
Missouri
Montana
Nevada
North Dakota
South Carolina
Tennessee
Texas
Virginia
Washington

California view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/codes.xhtml.

Cal. Health. &. Saf. Code § 1567.3 (LexisNexis). ["Notice of placement requirement; Requirement of probation officer making out-of-county placement"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 422.91 (LexisNexis). ["Duties of Department of Corrections and California Youth Authority regarding hate crime prevention"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 3000.03 (LexisNexis). ["Department prohibited from returning specified parolees to prison, placing parole hold on parolees, or reporting parole violations to Board of Parole Hearings"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 5087 (LexisNexis). ["Advisory committee"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 6024 (LexisNexis). ["Establishment of Board of State and Community Corrections; Abolishment of Corrections Standards Authority"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 6027 (LexisNexis). ["Functions and duties of Board; Report to Governor and Legislature"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 6126 (LexisNexis). ["Duties of Inspector General"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 13826.7 (LexisNexis). ["Federal funding; When chapter becomes operative"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 13827 (LexisNexis). ["Abolishment of Office of Gang and Youth Violence Policy; Transfer of duties and obligations to Board of State and Community Corrections; References"]

Cal. Wel. &. Inst. Code § 747 (LexisNexis). ["Adoption of minimum standards for implementation, operation, and evaluation"]

Cal. Wel. &. Inst. Code § 1732.6 (LexisNexis). ["Commitment of minor sentenced to incarceration for life or length of incarceration past age 25"]

Cal. Wel. &. Inst. Code § 1915 (LexisNexis). ["Medical devices to remove tattoos"]

Colorado view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://www.lexisnexis.com/hottopics/colorado/.

Colo. Rev. Stat. § 17-1-109 (LexisNexis). ["Duties and functions of the warden"]

Colo. Rev. Stat. § 19-2-205 (LexisNexis). ["Facility directors - duties"]

Colo. Rev. Stat. § 19-2-508 (LexisNexis). ["Detention and shelter - hearing - time limits - findings - review - confinement with adult offenders - restrictions"]

Delaware view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://delcode.delaware.gov/.

Del. Code tit. 11, § 6562B. Confiscated Contraband Interdiction Fund.

Florida view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://www.leg.state.fl.us/statutes/.

Fla. Stat. § 951.23. County and municipal detention facilities; definitions; administration; standards and requirements.

Illinois view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://www.ilga.gov/legislation/ilcs/ilcs.asp.

20 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 3930/7. Powers and duties.

720 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 5/12-2. Aggravated assault.

720 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 5/33-4. Peace officer or correctional officer; gang-related activity prohibited.

725 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 207/40. Commitment.

730 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 5/3-2-5. Organization of the Department of Corrections and the Department of Juvenile Justice.

730 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 5/3-3-2. Powers and duties [Department of Corrections/Parole and Pardon Board].

730 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 5/3-5-1. Master Record File.

730 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 5/3-7-2. Facilities.

730 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 5/3-12.5-10. Selection for Prisoner Entrepreneur Education Program [Section scheduled to be repealed on August 24, 2022].

Kansas view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://www.kslegislature.org/li/b2017_18/statute/.

Kan. Stat. Ann. § 75-52,112. Community correction grants; goals; county priority; proposal requirements; implementation timelines; evaluation, continued funding; secretary's report

Louisiana view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://legis.la.gov/legis/LawSearch.aspx.

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:609. Drawing or taking of DNA samples.

Maryland view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://mgaleg.maryland.gov/webmga/frmStatutes.aspx.

Md. Code, Correctional Serv. Law § 6-112. Presentence investigation report; other investigations and probationary services

Mississippi view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://www.lexisnexis.com/hottopics/mscode/.

Miss. Code Ann. § 47-5-2. Corrections Investigative Taskforce created

Missouri view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://www.moga.mo.gov/mostatutes/statutesAna.html.

Mo. Rev. Stat. § 217.305. Delivery of prisoners to correctional centers with certain required information

Montana view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://leg.mt.gov/bills/mca/index.html.

Mont. Code Ann. § 41-5-206. Filing in district court prior to formal proceedings in youth court

Nevada view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://www.leg.state.nv.us/law1.cfm.

Nev. Rev. Stat. § 7. Duties of Advisory Commission on the administration of Justice

Nev. Rev. Stat. § 209.365. Director to establish program to prevent offenders from possessing or receiving certain publications

North Dakota view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://www.legis.nd.gov/general-information/north-dakota-century-code.

N.D. Cent. Code § 12-44.1-31. Contracts for out-of-state inmates — Requirements

South Carolina view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://www.scstatehouse.gov/code/statmast.php.

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-290. Notification of Police or Sheriff of Release of Criminal Gang Member From Prison

Tennessee view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://www.lexisnexis.com/hottopics/tncode/default.

Tenn. Code Ann. § 37-1-134. Transfer to Criminal Courts

Tenn. Code Ann. § 40-35-501. Release eligibility status -- Calculations.

Texas view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://statutes.capitol.texas.gov/Index.aspx.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42A.301. Basic Discretionary Conditions

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.06. Removal of Records Relating to an Individual Other Than a Child

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.11. Gang Resource System

Tex. Gov’t Code § 499.051. Notification of Release of Gang Member

Virginia view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode.

Va. Code Ann. § 16.1-300. Confidentiality of Department Records

VA. Code Ann. § 19.2-299. Investigations and reports by probation officers in certain cases

Va. Code Ann. § 53.1-10. Powers and Duties of Director

Va. Code Ann. § 66-3.2. Additional Duties of the Director

Washington view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://apps.leg.wa.gov/rcw/.

Wash. Rev. Code § 13.40.193. Firearms--Length of Confinement

Wash. Rev. Code § 72.09.670. Gang Involvement Among Incarcerated Offenders—Intervention Programs—Study


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