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The Resource Report of the Committee of Inquiry into the Rate of Imprisonment, Western Australia, 1981

Report of the Committee of Inquiry into the Rate of Imprisonment, Western Australia, 1981

Label
Report of the Committee of Inquiry into the Rate of Imprisonment, Western Australia, 1981
Title
Report of the Committee of Inquiry into the Rate of Imprisonment, Western Australia, 1981
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Committee to determine legislative and/or administrative action necessary to reduce imprisonment as a sanction in Western Australia; reports on all relevant and available statistical information; considerations on possibilities of reducing use of imprisonment, particularly for non-indictable offences; suitability of other forms of punishment; proposals for keeping relevant statistics about the gaol population in the future; discusses Committee's conclusions; lists recommendations
Cataloging source
ANB
Dewey number
365/.9941
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Western Australia
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1918-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dixon, Oliver Francis
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Imprisonment
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Halfway houses
Label
Report of the Committee of Inquiry into the Rate of Imprisonment, Western Australia, 1981
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Chairman: Oliver Francis Dixon
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Committee composition, terms of reference -- The first term of reference: general, report of the Statistical Consulting Group -- The second term of reference: introduction -- The Judiciary, Supreme & District courts, courts of petty sessions -- The prison system -- Diversion, crisis units, detoxification centres and drug treatment centres -- Drunkeness and the law -- Fines, infringement notices -- Probation, pre-sentence reports, community service orders, bonds, suspended sentences, deferred sentences. restitution and compensation, combination of sentences -- Remission -- Parole -- Periodic detention, attendance centres, day release centres, bail hostels -- The Road Traffic Act, meal money allowance, young offenders -- The third term of reference -- Conclusion, acknowledgements and list of recommendations -- Appendices: advertisements, dates of advertisements, towns visited by the committee, statistical data
Control code
000002457494
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
iv, 358 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated by Dept of Indigenous Affairs, W. A. Library
Isbn
9780724493012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Report of the Committee of Inquiry into the Rate of Imprisonment, Western Australia, 1981
Publication
Note
Chairman: Oliver Francis Dixon
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Committee composition, terms of reference -- The first term of reference: general, report of the Statistical Consulting Group -- The second term of reference: introduction -- The Judiciary, Supreme & District courts, courts of petty sessions -- The prison system -- Diversion, crisis units, detoxification centres and drug treatment centres -- Drunkeness and the law -- Fines, infringement notices -- Probation, pre-sentence reports, community service orders, bonds, suspended sentences, deferred sentences. restitution and compensation, combination of sentences -- Remission -- Parole -- Periodic detention, attendance centres, day release centres, bail hostels -- The Road Traffic Act, meal money allowance, young offenders -- The third term of reference -- Conclusion, acknowledgements and list of recommendations -- Appendices: advertisements, dates of advertisements, towns visited by the committee, statistical data
Control code
000002457494
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
iv, 358 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated by Dept of Indigenous Affairs, W. A. Library
Isbn
9780724493012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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