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BOOK AND CASE NUMBER (NEW YORK CITY DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION)
|Data Element:||BOOK AND CASE NUMBER (NEW YORK CITY DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION)|
|Definition:||A unique identifier assigned by the New York City Department of Correction to all newly detained inmates and those newly sentenced to the Department.|
|Standard of Verification:||Not Applicable|
|Field Format:||3N - Book Number
2N - Year
5N - Sequentially Assigned Case Number
|Tables / Codes:||See Book Number Table (New York City Department of Correction Book and Case Number).|
|Comments:||If an individual has completed a New York City sentence and is immediately admitted as a detainee, he is given a new Book and Case Number.
An individual who serves New York City sentence time immediately following service of detention time retains his Book and Case Number.
|Page Info:||DATE STANDARD ESTABLISHED: 9/94|