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How Inmate Sentencing works with Good Time and Work Time Release Credits
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Good Time/Work Time Credits
At the time of sentencing, inmates receive 2 days credit for every 2 days served.
An Inmate sentenced to 100 days, serves 50 days and receives credit for 50 days.
Conservation Camp/Vocational Shops programs
In addition to the above credits, inmates who work in a conservation camp/vocational shops program receive 1.5 days credit for every day worked.
An inmate sentenced to 100 days, serves 40 days and receives credit for 60 days.
After completing fire training, inmates assigned to the camp, receive 2 days credit for every day served.
An inmate sentenced to 100 days, serves 34 days and receives credit for 66 days.
Effective January 1, 2014, only inmates sentenced under 1170(h)(1)PC will qualify to earn Milestone credits. The minimum number which can be earned is 1 week, with a maximum of 6 weeks in a 52 week period.
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