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Beginning March 1, 2009, the Department will provide debit cards issued through JPay to prisoners
being released from a Correctional Facilities Administration (CFA) institution who are transferring to
Community Residential Programs (CRP), paroling directly to the community, or discharging to other
than a detainer. The debit card will be used instead of issuing checks or giving the prisoner cash upon
release, except as specifically stated in this Director’s Office Memorandum.
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The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to dianna1975 For This Useful Post:
There's an idea - tell Jpay to issue the cards now for those who want them and allow us to send money to the accounts "fee" free - I mean if we are sending money to the card they are going to be able to collect the interest off the money while we are waiting for our loved ones to get out...sounds fair to me.
14 years and 7 chances at parole (99, 01, 03, 05, 07, 08 & 09) and he finally did it...