From the January 2011 magazine.

January 2011: AA News

Corrections Guidelines Updated

How to carry the message inside facilities addressed

The informational sheet “AA Guidelines for Corrections Committees,” available at, was recently updated, according to the Corrections Desk staff member for AA’s General Service Office (GSO).

The section “Basic Functions of Corrections Committees” was changed to make it clear that AA members going into correctional facilities to do Twelfth Step work always do so within the regulations of such facilities, and that they should carefully...