Offender – means an adult placed under, or made subject to, supervision as the result of the commission of a criminal offense and released to the community under the jurisdiction of courts, paroling authorities, corrections, or other criminal justice agencies, and who is required to request transfer of supervision under the provisions of the Interstate Compact for Adult Offender Supervision.
Reference: ICAOS Advisory Opinion 9-2004 [CSL offenders seeking transfer of supervision are subject to ICAOS-New Jersey]
Shall – means that a state or other actor is required to perform an act, the nonperformance of which may result in the imposition of sanctions as permitted by the Interstate Compact for Adult Offender Supervision, its by-laws and rules.
Supervision – means the oversight exercised by authorities of a sending or receiving state over an offender for a period of time determined by a court or releasing authority, during which time the offender is required to report to or be monitored by supervising authorities, and to comply with regulations and conditions, other than monetary conditions, imposed on the offender at the time of the offender’s release to the community or during the period of supervision in the community.
References: ICAOS Advisory Opinions
9-2004 [CSL offenders released to the community under the jurisdiction of the Courts] 3-2010 & 4-2010 [Offenders not subject to supervision by corrections may be subject to ICAOS if reporting to the courts is required.]