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Glossary Terms for Policy 350.200

Catchment Area
The geographic area served by a Field Office/unit
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Community Custody
An offender's supervision status in the community under the authority of the Department where the Department has the legal responsibility for adjudicating violations. Community Custody applies as follows: a. Community Placement-Community Custody. (That portion of an offender's sentence served in the community in lieu of good time credit.) b. Sex offenders who committed their crimes on or after June 6, 1996, and are sentenced to SSOSA. (The entire period of supervision is served on Community Custody status. Supervision is for 3 years or for the duration of the suspended sentence, whichever is greater.) c. Sex offender who committed their crimes on or after June 6, 1996, and are committed to prison. (The entire period of supervision is served on Community Custody status. Supervision is for 3 years or for the duration of earned release time, whichever is greater.) d. Work Ethic Program (WEP) graduates who are on Community Custody. (The portion of supervision up to the adjusted WEP maximum expiration date is served on Community Custody status. This is not in lieu of earned release time.)
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Homeless
An individual who, at time of intake or any time thereafter, lacks a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence; and/or an individual who has a primary nighttime residence that is: a) a supervised publicly or privately operated shelter designed to provide temporary living accommodations b) a public or private place not designed for, or ordinarily used as, a regular living place such as cars, parks, sidewalks, tents, or structures without heat and running water.
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