It is especially important to follow-up on all report recommendations where a serious
deficiency has been noted, or where the State has ignored similar recommendations
in past reports. Follow-up activities should increase the likelihood that action will
be taken on the current recommendations.
In taking follow-up actions, several approaches may be used depending upon regional
concerns. The RO may wish to contact the State directly or through the FO parallel
to the State office. The RO may also initiate followup activities through the FO servicing
the institution where changes are to be implemented.
OISP/OBDS is available to assist RO staff with their followup activities by providing
additional background materials and technical or policy guidance in the representative