|U.S. Department of Justice
Office of the Inspector General
|September 29, 2000|
|MEMORANDUM FOR:||KATHLEEN HAWK SAWYER
DIRECTOR, FEDERAL BUREAU OF PRISONS
|FROM:||GLENN A. FINE
ACTING INSPECTOR GENERAL
|SUBJECT:||Inspection of the Bureau of Prisons' Inmate Financial Responsibility Program, I-2000-023|
Attached is the final report on our inspection of the Bureau of Prisons' Inmate Financial Responsibility Program (IFRP). The inspection reviewed BOP's overall management of the IFRP and selected institutions' compliance with IFRP policies and procedures. We sent copies of the draft report to your office on September 8, 2000, and requested written comments on the findings and recommendations. We have attached your comments as an appendix to the final report.
On the basis of the written comments we received, we consider Recommendations 1, 2, 3, and 4 resolved and closed. Therefore, the inspection report is closed and no further action by BOP is required.
We appreciate the courtesies extended to our inspection staff. We hope the information contained in the attached report will be useful in your efforts to improve and enhance the IFRP.
|cc:||Michael W. Garrett
Senior Deputy Assistant Director
Program Review Division
Federal Bureau of Prisons
Vickie L. Sloan