U.S. Courts Design Guide
Two full-sized refrigerators with freezers, one for specimens awaiting testing
and the other for chain-of-custody specimens with positive test results
Countertops with chemical-resistant, laboratory-type finishes
The urinalysis testing and specimen storage room must be accessible only from
restricted circulation. The room must be adjacent to both the urinalysis toilet room(s)
and supplies storage closet.
The urinalysis toilet, supplies storage closet,
and testing and specimen storage room may be
shared between U.S. Probation and Pretrial
Services Offices; however, access to the
shared facility is required within each office's
Electronic Monitoring Equipment Storage/Repair Room. Equipment to service one
client can be stored in a box approximately three feet (925 mm) long by one foot (300
mm) wide by one foot (300 mm) deep. These boxes may be stored on steel shelving. If
more than 25 clients are to be served, the size of the room must be increased.
The room also contains a work table, with adjacent 110-V convenience outlets, for use
in equipment repair. The door to the room must have a key lock. The room must be
accessed from restricted circulation only.
An electronic monitoring equipment
storage/repair room may be shared between
U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services Offices;
however, access to the shared room is required
within each office's restricted circulation.