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Federal Prison Industries

United States. General Accounting Office

Federal Prison Industries

limited data available on customer satisfaction : report to Congressional requesters

by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by The Office in Washington, D.C. (P.O. Box 37050, Washington, D.C. 20013) .
Written in English

  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Federal Prison Industries, inc. -- Evaluation.,
    • Government purchasing -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesLimited data available on customer satisfaction
      StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
      LC ClassificationsHV8923.A6 U55 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination41 p. ;
      Number of Pages41
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL426662M
      LC Control Number98132704

        "To Get Stuff and Sell It for As Much As We Can Get": Federal Prison Industries and Electronics Recycling by Aaron Shuman In recent months, UNICOR Recycling has experienced a number of challenges in its efforts to build the infrastructure of U.S. electronics recycling into the infrastructure of . "Federal Prison Handbook is an invaluable resource for those incarcerated or with loved ones behind bars, as well as anyone curious about what life in a federal prison is like." -- IndieReader, Nonfiction Discovery Award "[A]n informative, authentic, and engaging handbook on surviving the federal prison system[.] [A]n invaluable resource."/5(52).

      Legitimate (i.e. legal and/or allowed) Ways to Learn Money in Prison: * You can work a prison job and get paid for that * You may be able to make money on the outside by doing something like writing articles or writing a book, although there’s a g. Currently 1, inmates are working in Prison Industries generating approximately $19 million in The Prison Industries Program is completely self-supporting, providing valuable training for the inmates while generating funding for the Agency. You can contact Prison Industries at.

      Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC) , which became effective on Ma , modifies the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) , Acquisition from Federal Prison Industries, Inc. (FPI). This FAC implements the Consolidated Appropriations Act, , Division F, Section (P.L. ). The Federal Prison Handbook, by Christopher Zoukis, is the definitive guide to surviving incarceration in federal prison. This handbook teaches individuals facing incarceration, prisoners who are already inside, and their friends and family everything they need to know to protect themselves and their rights.

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Perform Market Research. Schedule of Products. Guidelines for DoD agencies. Guidelines for Civilian agencies. Technical Guides. Purchase-related exceptions. Federal Prison Industries, Inc. (FPI), doing business as UNICOR (stylized as uni cor) sinceis a wholly owned United States government corporation created in as a prison labor program for inmates within the Federal Bureau of Prisons, and a component of the Department of Justice.

It is headquartered in Washington, arters: Washington, DC, U.S. Federal Prison Industries (FPI) is the largest inmate-training program operated by the Bureau of Prisons and one of the most important correctional programs in the Department of Justice.

Created by Federal statute inFPI operates as a wholly owned, self-sustaining government corporation under. The Federal Prison Industries program (now operating under the trade name UNICOR) was established in by an Executive Order issued by President Franklin D. Roosevelt. On January 1,FPI officially began operations as a wholly-owned corporation of the United States Government.

Eighty years after its establishment, the program continues. Federal Inmates. Our inmate population consists of people awaiting trial for violating federal laws or those who have already been convicted of committing a federal crime.

Due to a law passed inwe also confine offenders who have been convicted of a felony in the District of Columbia. Federal Prison Industries is now using these losses to justify expanding its business reach to non-government customers under a "repatriation program," Author: Safia Samee Ali.

The House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security held a hearing on private sector competition for prison work contracts. Witnesses testified about the operations of the.

Full Description: "Provides information on whether Federal Prison Industries (FPI) delivers its products and services in a timely manner. FPI is a wholly owned government corporation managed by the Dept.

of Justice's Bureau of Prisons. Created by Congress inFPI serves as a means for managing, training, and rehabilitating inmates. Witnesses testified about competition between small businesses and the federal prison labor program.

Among the issues they addressed were th ability of business to provide services and regulations. Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of hearing before the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, on H.R.

July 1, by United States (Book). Nationwide prison protests have called attention to work conditions that advocates are likening to slavery. Inmates cook, clean and perform other necessary operations for little, if any, compensation.

Federal Prison: A Comprehensive Survival Guide by Jonathan Richards. Written by someone who went through the system for financial fraud, it's a well-researched and well-written guide for what to expect if you find yourself facing the prospect of doing time behind bars.5/5(10).

by the Federal Prison Industries on 03/10/ Federal Prison Industries, Inc. (FPI) is reopening the comment period for the Federal Register notice of proposed rulemaking entitled ``Federal Prison Industries, Inc. (FPI)'s Standards and Procedures That Facilitate FPI's Ability To Accomplish Its Mission'' published on January 7, (64 FR ).

List of federal prisons United States Penitentiaries. Most United States Penitentiaries (USPs) are high-security facilities, which have highly secured perimeters with walls or reinforced fences, multiple and single-occupant cell housing, the highest staff-to-inmate ratio, and close control of inmate movement.

Get this from a library. Federal Prison Industries: examining the effects of section of the National Defense Authorization Act of hearing before the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, May 6, [United States.

The United States Penitentiary, Leavenworth (USP Leavenworth) is a medium security U.S. penitentiary with an adjacent minimum security satellite camp in northeast Kansas. It is operated by the Federal Bureau of Prisons, a division of the United States Department of also includes a satellite federal prison camp (FPC) for minimum-security male on: Leavenworth, Kansas.

Federal Prison Industries, Inc. (FPI), of Washington, D.C., protests the award of a contract to Creighton AB, Inc., of Reidsville, North Carolina, under request for proposals (RFP) No. SPE1CR, which was issued by the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA), for shirts.

FPI challenges the agency's consideration of past performance information that occurred after the RFP's closing date for. This document records the oral and written testimony of witnesses at a Congressional hearing on UNICOR, Federal Prison Industries, Inc., a self-supporting government corporation created in to formalize prison management efforts to provide dependable work for the greatest number of inmates.

The hearing centered on concerns about providing enough work for federal prisoners to learn from it. Federal Prison Industries Summary UNICOR, the trade name for Federal Prison Industries, Inc.

(FPI), is a government-owned corporation that employs offenders incarcerated in correctional facilities under the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP). UNICOR manufactures products and provides services that are sold to executive agencies in the federal. b, ma38 comp.

gen. appropriations - obligation - fiscal year - contracts with other government agencies - federal prison industries a procurement of items similar to those for which a purchase order is placed in fiscal year with the federal prison industries from another source in a subsequent fiscal year to satisfy a need by the ordering agency for accelerated.

The Corporation is authorized to operate industries in Federal penal and correctional institutions and disciplinary barracks (18 U.S.C. ). UNICOR is the trade name for FPI. The Director of the Federal Prison System (FPS), who has jurisdiction over all Federal penal and correctional institutions, is the Chief Executive Officer.Unicor, historically called Federal Prison Industries, is a nearly year-old program to employ the incarcerated in more than 50 factories that made $ million in sales last year, according to its annual report.

The program’s goal is “to reduce undesirable inmate idleness” and provide prisoners jobs skills.However, a significant number of inmate jobs are available in the Federal Prison Industries.

There is a waiting list for factory employment. UNICOR employs and trains inmates through the operation of, and earnings from, the metal factory that produces high-quality metal products for the Federal on: Los Angeles, California.