28 CFR 552.31 - Negotiations.

§ 552.31 Negotiations.
The Warden is not ordinarily involved directly in the negotiation process. Instead, this responsibility is ordinarily assigned to a team of individuals specifically trained in hostage negotiation techniques.
(a) Negotiators have no decision-making authority in hostage situations, but rather serve as intermediaries between hostage takers and command center staff.
(b) During the negotiation process, the following items are non-negotiable: release of captors from custody, providing of weapons, exchange of hostages, and immunity from prosecution.

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Title 28 published on 2013-07-01

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  • 2014-02-14; vol. 79 # 31 - Friday, February 14, 2014
    1. 79 FR 8910 - Searches of Housing Units, Inmates, and Inmate Work Areas: Use of X-ray Devices—Clarification of Terminology
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      DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, Bureau of Prisons
      Proposed rule.
      Comments are due by April 15, 2014.
      28 CFR Part 552