501 KAR 7:010.
Definitions for 501 KAR Chapter 7.
RELATES TO: KRS 67.900,
67A.028, 67B.020(1), 441.045, 441.055, Ky. Const. Sec. 99, 152
AUTHORITY: KRS 441.055
FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 441.055(1) requires the Department of Corrections
to promulgate administrative regulations establishing minimum standards for
jails that house state prisoners. This administrative regulation establishes
definitions for 501 KAR Chapter 7, regulating restricted custody centers.
Section 1. Definitions.
(1) "Department" is defined in KRS 441.005(5)
authority" means a county fiscal court, urban-county government, charter
county government, consolidated local government, unified local government, or
regional jail authority.
(a) The official
duly elected or appointed pursuant to Section 99 or 152 of the Kentucky
Constitution, charged with the responsibility of administering the center;
(b) A department
as defined in KRS 67B.020(1); or
(c) A correctional
services division as created by KRS 67A.028.
personnel" is defined in KRS 441.005(6).
authority" means the person or persons licensed to provide medical care to
prisoners in the jail's custody.
(6) "Pat or
frisk" means a manual search of a clothed person and includes a visual
inspection of the open mouth.
"Prisoner" is defined in KRS 441.005(3).
living area" means a group of rooms or cells which provide housing for the
of body cavities" means a manual or instrument search of a person's oral,
anal, vaginal, or other body cavity, performed by medical personnel.
"Restricted custody center" or "center" means a facility or
area separate from the jail used for the housing of:
prisoners who have been approved for educational, work, or program
participation release; and
prisoners who have been approved by the court for educational, work, or program
"Security area" means a defined space whose physical boundaries have
controlled ingress and egress.
abusive conduct" means:
contact, sexual intercourse, and deviate sexual intercourse, as defined by KRS
(b) Sexual abuse
as defined by 28 C.F.R. 115.6; and
(c) Other types of
similar sexually based conduct.
search" means a body search during which a person is required to open or
remove clothing, and during which a person is subject to visual inspection of
the torso, female breast, genital area, and anal area, as well as other body
"Telehealth" means the use of interactive audio, video, or other
electronic media to deliver health care. It includes the use of electronic
media for diagnosis, consultation, transfer of health or medical data, and
(13 Ky.R. 815; eff. 11-11-86; Am. 22 Ky.R. 1359; 1599; eff. 3-7-96; 26 Ky.R.
174; 27 Ky.R. 87; eff. 7-17-2000; 31 Ky.R. 1729; eff. 7-1-05; 2969; 38 Ky.R.
583; eff. 10-7-11.)