N.J. Admin. Code § 10A:16-6.1

Current through Register Vol. 54, No. 26, January 17, 2023
Section 10A:16-6.1 - Care of pregnant inmates
(a) The Department of Corrections shall provide a pregnant inmate with medical and social services, which shall include:
1. Prenatal medical evaluation and care;
2. Nutritional supplements and diet as prescribed by the physician;
3. Counseling regarding:
i. Family planning;
ii. Birth control;
iii. Test results;
iv. Termination of pregnancy;
v. Child placement services;
vi. Religious counseling, if desired by the inmate; and
4. Appropriate postpartum care.

N.J. Admin. Code § 10A:16-6.1

Amended by R.2005 d.179, effective 6/6/2005.
See: 37 New Jersey Register 188(a), 37 New Jersey Register 2020(b).
In (a), rewrote 1.