28 CFR 571.54 - Determination of indigency by U.S. Magistrate Judge

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§ 571.54 Determination of indigency by U.S. Magistrate Judge - inmates in contract community-based facilities or state institutions.

(a) Inmates with a committed fine, or fine and costs may be transferred to contract community-based facilities, state institutions as boarders, or state institutions for service of federal sentences running concurrently with state sentences.

(b) Inmates with a committed fine, or fine and costs may be committed directly to contract community-based facilities or state institutions as boarders or may be designated to state institutions for service of federal sentences running concurrently with state sentences.

(c) An inmate with a committed fine, or fine and costs who is imprisoned in a contract community-based facility or state institution and desires to make application for a determination of ability to pay the committed fine, or fine and costs under 18 U.S.C. 3569 may make application directly to the U.S. Magistrate Judge.

(d) Upon receipt of a finding by the U.S. Magistrate Judge that the inmate is not indigent, Bureau staff shall forward a referral package to the appropriate United States Attorney for a final determination as to the inmate's ability to pay the committed fine, or fine and costs.

[63 FR 4357, Jan. 28, 1998]

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Title 28 published on 2015-07-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 28 CFR Part 571 after this date.

  • 2015-07-07; vol. 80 # 129 - Tuesday, July 7, 2015
    1. 80 FR 38622 - Commutation of Sentence: Technical Change
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      DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, Bureau of Prisons
      Final rule.
      This rule is effective on August 6, 2015.
      28 CFR Part 571