Motion No. 13
That Bill C-83, in Clause 10, be amended by replacing lines 2 to 7 on page 6 with the following:
in which an inmate is authorized to be transferred into a structured intervention unit indicating the reasons for granting the authorization and any alternative that was considered.
(3) No later than one working day after the day on which the transfer of an inmate is authorized, the Service shall, orally, provide the inmate with notice that the authorization was granted as well as the reasons for it and no later than two working days after the day on which the transfer of an inmate is authorized, the Service shall provide the inmate with those reasons in writing.
Motion No. 14
That Bill C-83, in Clause 10, be amended by replacing lines 25 to 36 on page 7 with the following:
37.11 If a staff member or a person engaged by the Service believes that the confinement of an inmate in a structured intervention unit is having detrimental impacts on the inmate’s health, the staff member or person shall refer, in the prescribed manner, the inmate’s case to the portion of the Service that administers health care. Grounds for the belief include the inmate
(a) refusing to interact with others;
(b) engaging in self-injurious behaviour;
(c) showing symptoms of a drug overdose; and
(d) showing signs of emotional distress or exhibiting behaviour that suggests that they are in urgent need of mental health care.