EXECUTIVE ORDER 2020-03: Emphasizing the Role of the Department of Corrections in Rehabilitation and Reentry

Arizona

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Executive Orders

“WHEREAS, studies have shown that education programs, job training programs, and substance abuse treatment provided in correctional settings reduce recidivism rates; and

WHEREAS, many individual who are released from custody face significant barriers to obtaining employment and housing, including lack of in-demand job skills, lack of a high school degree, substance abuse disorder and mental illness…”

Systems: 
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Mental Health
  • Resource Leveraging
Other: 
  • Department of Corrections
Date Enacted: 
01/13/2020
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