Compact Online Reference Encyclopedia (CORE)

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Receiving State –means a state to which an offender requests transfer of supervision or is transferred.
Sending State –means a state requesting the transfer of an offender, or which transfers supervision of an offender, under the terms of the Compact and its rules.
Subsequent Receiving State –means a state to which an offender is transferred that is not the sending state or the original receiving state.
Application Fee– means a reasonable sum of money charged an interstate compact offender by the sending state for each application for transfer prepared by the sending state.
Arrival – means to report to the location and officials designated in reporting instructions given to an offender at the time of the offender’s departure from a sending state under an interstate compact transfer of supervision.
Compact Administrator – means the individual in each compacting state appointed under the terms of this compact and responsible for the administration and management of the state's supervision and transfer of offenders subject to the terms of this compact…
Resident Family –means a parent, grandparent, aunt, uncle, adult child, adult sibling, spouse, legal guardian, or step-parent whohas resided in the receiving state for 180 calendar days or longer as of the date of the transfer request; andindicates…
Offender –means an adult placed under, or made subject to, supervision as the result of the commission of a criminal offense and released to the community under the jurisdiction of courts, paroling authorities, corrections, or other criminal justice…
Sex Offender –means an adult placed under, or made subject to, supervision as the result of the commission of a criminal offense and released to the community under the jurisdiction of courts, paroling authorities, corrections, or other criminal justice…
Reporting Instructions –means the orders given to an offender by a sending or receiving state directing the offender to report to a designated person or place, at a specified date and time, in another state. Reporting instructions shall include place,…
Plan of Supervision –means the terms under which an offender will be supervised, including proposed residence, proposed employment or viable means of support and the terms and conditions of supervision.
Travel Permit –means the written permission granted to an offender authorizing the offender to travel from one state to another.
Supervision –means the oversight exercised by authorities of a sending or receiving state over an offender for a period of time determined by a court or releasing authority, during which time the offender is required to report to or be monitored by…
Relocate –means to remain in another state for more than 45 consecutive days in any 12 month period.
Victim –means a natural person or the family of a natural person who has incurred direct or threatened physical or psychological harm as a result of an act or omission of an offender.
Substantial Compliance–means that an offender is sufficiently in compliance with the terms and conditions of his or her supervision so as not to result in initiation of revocation of supervision proceedings by the sending state. Reference:ICAOS Advisory…
Waiver –means the voluntary relinquishment, in writing, of a known constitutional right or other right, claim or privilege by an offender.
Resident –means a person whohas continuously inhabited a state for at least 1 year prior to the commission of the offense for which the offender is under supervision; andintends that such state shall be the person’s principal place of residence; andhas…
Behavior Requiring Retaking– means an act or pattern of non-compliance with conditions of supervision that could not be successfully addressed through the use of documented corrective action or graduated responses and would result in a request for…
Probable Cause Hearing –a hearing in compliance with the decisions of the U.S. Supreme Court, conducted on behalf of an offender accused of violating the terms or conditions of the offender‘s parole or probation.
Compact – means the Interstate Compact for Adult Offender Supervision.
Retaking –means the act of a sending state in physically removing an offender, or causing to have an offender removed, from a receiving state.
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