TITLE 20: CORRECTIONS, CRIMINAL JUSTICE, AND LAW ENFORCEMENT
CHAPTER IX: DEPARTMENT OF JUVENILE JUSTICE
SUBCHAPTER c: PROGRAMS AND SERVICES
PART 2425 CHAPLAINCY SERVICES AND RELIGIOUS PRACTICES
SECTION 2425.70 RELIGIOUS PUBLICATIONS AND RECORDINGS


 

Section 2425.70  Religious Publications and Recordings

 

a)         Committed youth may obtain religious publications or recordings in accordance with this Part and Departmental Rules governing purchasing, incoming mail, publications, and personal property (see 20 Ill. Adm. Code 2205, 2525, and 2535) or through donations distributed by the chaplain.

 

b)         Religious publications shall be submitted to the Publication Review Committee for review pursuant to 20 Ill. Adm. Code 2525:  Subpart C.  The Publication Review Committee may confer with the chaplain.

 

c)         Committed youth shall be permitted to receive or possess commercially made religious audio cassettes, sealed in cellophane or similar material, that are not available through the commissary and are sent directly from a manufacturer, retailer, or distributor. Committed youth shall also be permitted to receive or possess religious audio cassettes directly from religious organizations.  The Chief Administrative Officer or chaplain may review and deny such audio cassettes if they are deemed to pose a threat to the safety or security of the institution.  If such audio cassettes are denied, they shall be submitted to the Religious Practice Advisory Board for review.