MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
The working meeting chaired by Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Penza Region Vladimir Shchekin was attended by Acting Head of the Territorial Body Pavel Frolov, Head of the UFSIN Department for Controlling the Execution of Sentences Not Related to the Isolation of Convicts from Society Igor Pekanov, Commissioner for the Protection of the Rights of Entrepreneurs in the Penza Region Mikhail Lisin , heads of relevant ministries and departments of the region.
During the meeting, a number of issues related to the simulation of regional enterprises and organizations to create jobs and hostels for those sentenced to forced labor were considered.
– The problem of creating the required number of correctional centers was discussed with the governor of the Penza region, the penitentiary department finds understanding in resolving this issue at all levels of regional government, – said Pavel Frolov.
It should be noted that at present there is a center in the region, which contains more than 100 convicts.
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