46.2533 Use of electronic monitoring device authorized.

Cite as [A.S.C.A. § 46.2533]

The use of electronic monitoring devices is hereby authorized for use of the court or the Commissioner of the Department of Public Safety under the following conditions.

(a) When in the opinion of the court home arrest is a practical alternative to bail or pretrial confinement.

(b) When in the opinion of the court a probationary sentence to home confinement in nonviolent criminal cases is a reasonable alternative to confinement in the territorial correctional facility.

(c) When deemed necessary by the Commissioner of the Department of Public Safety, it may be attached to an inmate participant in the rehabilitative release program.

History: 1999, PL 26-5