Fees (240-RICR-50-00-1)


240-RICR-50-00-1 ACTIVE RULE

1.1 Fees Table

DESCRIPTION OF FEE

R.I. Gen. Laws

FEE

Community Confinement*


Supervision Fees

Program Participation Fee

§ 42-56-10(22)

$6.00 per day

§ 42-56-38

Alcohol Monitoring Device

§ 42-56-10(22)

$3.92 per day

§ 42-56-38

*Additional Information for Community Confinement:

Offender agrees to return all monitoring equipment to the Community Confinement Program in the same condition as received. Offender will pay for any lost or damaged equipment according the market value. If offender is returned to the ACI for any reason, s/he understands that is his/her responsibility to have someone return the equipment to the Community Confinement Unit.

Hardship Waiver for indigent offenders are available.

Probation & Parole

Supervision Fees

Non-Electronic Monitoring

§ 42-56-10(22)

$20.00 per month

§ 42-56-38

Electronic Monitoring**

§ 42-56-10(22)

$6.00 per day

§ 42-56-38

**Additional Information for Electronic Monitoring:

Offenders on Electronic Monitoring are not required to also pay the $20 monthly supervision fee.

Hardship Waiver for indigent offenders are available.

Interstate Transfer

Application Fee

§ 42-56-10(22)

$60.00

§ 13-9.1-1.3

Medical Co-Payment

Medical Services

Inmate Initiated Visit / “Sick Call Visit”

§ 42-56-10 (22)

$3.00 per visit

§ 42-56-38

Specialty Care

On-Site Specialist (ENT, podiatrist, oral surgeon, etc)

§ 42-56-10 (22)

$6.00 per visit

§ 42-56-38

(or) $125.00 per year

Off-Site Specialist

§ 42-56-10(22)

$6.00 per visit

§ 42-56-38

Medication

30-Day Supply (or less depending on the prescription)

§ 42-56-10(22)

$3.00

§ 42-56-38

Dental Services***

Dental Visit

§ 42-56-10(22)

$3.00 per visit

§ 42-56-38

Oral Surgeon Visits (On-Site or Off-Site)

§ 42-56-10(22)

$6.00 per visit

§ 42-56-38

Dentures

§ 42-56-10(22)

$70.00

§ 42-56-38

Denture Laboratory Reline, per arch

§ 42-56-10(22)

$35.00

§ 42-56-38

Night Guard

§ 42-56-10(22)

$35.00

§ 42-56-38

***Additional Information for Dental Services:

100% of replacement cost of any dentures lost, damaged, or destroyed, if dentures are less than two (2) years old, except where it has been determined that RIDOC staff was negligent.*

Prosthetic Limbs / Devices / Mechanical Aids****

50% of Acquisition Cost of Limb

§ 42-56-10(22)

not to exceed $250.00

§ 42-56-38

****Additional Information for Prosthetics:

100% of replacement cost of any dentures lost, damaged, or destroyed, if dentures are less than two (2) years old, except where it has been determined that RIDOC staff was negligent.*

Optical Services*****

Optician, Optometrist or Ophthalmologist Visit

§ 42-56-10(22)

$6.00 per visit

§ 42-56-38

Eyeglasses, Lenses or Frames (per year)

§ 42-56-10(22)

$15.00 co-payment

§ 42-56-38

50% of Acquisition Cost of “Specialty” Items

§ 42-56-10(22)

not to exceed $125.00 per item

§ 42-56-38

*****Additional Information for Optical Services:

100% of replacement cost of any dentures lost, damaged, or destroyed, if dentures are less than two (2) years old, except where it has been determined that RIDOC staff was negligent.*

Tinted lenses may be deemed medically necessary by an appropriate medical specialist.

Inmates may not purchase eyeglasses directly from any vendor.

Missed Appointment

Missed Routine Medical or Dental Appointments

§ 42-56-10(22)

$3.00

§ 42-56-38

Missed Specialty Consultation Appointments

§ 42-56-10(22)

$6.00

§ 42-56-38

*Staff negligence is determined by the appropriate administrator (i.e., Warden or designee if custody staff is involved; Associate Director of Health Services (Corrections) if Health Care Services staff is involved.



Title 240 Department of Corrections
Chapter 50 Fees
Subchapter 00 N/A
Part 1 Fees (240-RICR-50-00-1)
Type of Filing Adoption
Regulation Status Active
Effective 08/28/2018

Regulation Authority :

R.I. Gen. Laws § 42-56-10(22), Powers of the director; R.I. Gen. Laws § 42-56-1, Declaration of Policy.

Purpose and Reason :

Pursuant to the update of R.I. Gen Laws §42-35, Administrative Procedures, the Rhode Island Department of Corrections (RIDOC) is adopting this rule in accordance with the Rhode Island Code of Regulation (RICR). The Community Confinement Program Agreement, Community Confinement Program Hardship Waiver Assessment, Probation and Parole Offender Fee Schedule, Probation and Parole Electronic Monitoring Fee Schedule, Offender Supervision and Interstate Transfer Application Process Hardship Waiver Assessment and Co-Pay Fee Schedule are being removed from this regulation as they are not regulatory in nature. The forms will remain unchanged and available on our website http://www.doc.ri.gov/administration/policy/index.php. No comments were received on this filing during the public comment period.

There are no electronic rulemaking documents for rules filed prior to August 14, 2018. For rulemaking documents for rules filed prior to this date, please contact the appropriate agency's Rules Coordinator.